New Delhi : As the whole country yesterday was grieving India’s defeat in the ICC World cup finals, certain parts of Kashmir Valley were alive with celebration: crackers were burst, Pro Pakistani slogans were shouted and the Pakistani Flag was raised. In some parts of Srinagar and in Anantnag, police and paramilitary personnel used teargas shells to disperse youths throwing firecrackers into their camps.
In Tral, a large number of men and women took to the streets after Pakistan’s win. Eyewitnesses said there were victory parades in all most all villages of Tral. In the town, a huge gathering raised anti-India slogans as per agency reports.
NIT- Srinagar closed its campus gates at 5 PM in precaution as last year there was a clash between Kashmiri and Non Kashmiri students during the India Pakistan Match.