SRINAGAR: The braid chopping incidents have traumatised women across the Valley with spontaneous locality protests breaking out as women collect together to condemn the incidents, and demand action. Young girls from Kashmir university are more direct than the elders, as the video interviews with two students clearly indicate below.

The first interview is with Shaheen Shafique and the second with Sheikh Arsh.

Photographs of a protest in Srinagar follow.