Srinagar (Staff Report): A complete shutdown is being observed on Sunday in Indian-occupied Kashmir called by the joint resistance leadership against the Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to the territory.

Kashmir Media Service reported that the joint resistance leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik called for the shutdown.

A massive deployment of Indian troops and police personnel could be observed across the occupied territory ahead of Modi’s visit .

Meanwhile, the data issued by Kashmir Media Service, revealed that Indian troops, in their continued acts of state terrorism, martyred eighteen Kashmiris during last month.

Four hundred thirty people were injured due to use of brute force and firing of bullets, pellets, and teargas shells on peaceful protesters during the period.