Weekly Current Affairs


  1. Passenger vehicles plied in the city for the first time in more than four months since the unrest began in Kashmir, which is gradually returning to normalcy.
  2. The Class 10 annual board examinations started, while those of Class 12 began yesterday, marking the first major educational activity in the Valley where schools were shut due to violence triggered by the killing of Hizbul Mujahideen militant Burhan Wani in an encounter with security forces.
  3. As many as 85 people, including two police men, have been killed and several thousand others injured in the ongoing unrest in the Valley. Around 5,000 security forces personnel have also been injured in the clashes.