Tag: Eid shopping

  • Eid shopping turns unruly in Srinagar

    Eid shopping turns unruly in Srinagar

    Srinagar : Shopping fever ahead of Eid-ul-Fitr turned to panic here and in other towns of Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday as people began mobbing shops after news reports said the Eid moon might be sighted in the evening. People had been shopping expecting the festival to fall on Saturday, but after news reports that…

  • Kashmir wears festive look as Eid shopping reaches high pitch

    Kashmir wears festive look as Eid shopping reaches high pitch

    By Sheikh Qayoom, Srinagar : Markets in Srinagar and other towns in the Kashmir Valley wore a festive look on Friday as Eid shopping reached a high pitch with bakers, sacrificial animal sellers and hosiery shops doing brisk business. Makeshift bakery shops, pavement vendors and hawkers carting their goods have choked all the major roads…