CT 2017: Firecrackers in Kashmir greet Pakistan win over India in Champions Trophy Final

Joy was palpable in both old and uptown areas of Srinagar as youths came out of their homes to celebrate the victory of Pakistan.

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Srinagar, Publish Date: Jun 18 2017 9:52PM | Updated Date: Jun 18 2017 9:52PM
CT 2017: Firecrackers in Kashmir greet Pakistan win over India in Champions Trophy FinalCelebrations in Srinagar

Firecrackers were burst by Kashmiris as the Pakistan team inched closer towards win in the ICC Champions Trophy cricket final in England.

Joy was palpable in both old and uptown areas of Srinagar as youths came out of their homes to celebrate the victory of Pakistan.

Markets, roads and transport in Srinagar had shut much before the match started between the two arch rivals.

People rushed home early not to miss the beginning of the crucial match.
India lost the match by a huge margin of 180 runs.
Reports of celebrations were received from all the districts of the valley.

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