Killed at least 23 people and many injured in clashes over the death of a popular separatist rebels.
Burhan Wani, 22, died in a shootout with the Indian army on Friday.
The violence that erupted after his death is the worst seen in the years since the troubled region,
and claimed in its entirety by both India and Pakistan.
Kashmir has been a hot spot for more than 60 years,
and ignite wars between the two countries.
Inside the disputed territory, a Muslim majority,
and some militant groups have taken up arms to fight for independence or merger with Pakistan.
In the latest incident,
the culmination of a weekend of violence, in front of a crowd in the Jhelum district pelted stones at a car police officer and pushed to the river where he drowned while inside the car.
Tensions have also led to the suspension of a popular
Hindu religious pilgrimage to the temple shrine of Amarnath,
which stranded some 15,000 devotees, Indian media reported