Shops, business establishments and petrol pumps remained closed in and around Srinagar, officials said.
Public transport was off the roads, while private cars, cabs and auto-rickshaws plied normally, they said.
Similar reports of shutdown were received from other parts of Kashmir, the officials said, adding there were no report of any law and order problem from any part of the Valley.
Geelani termed the killing of Burhan, his father and Hizbul Mujahideen militant, whose bullet-ridden body was found in Tangmarg yesterday, as “big tragedy and very unfortunate for the people of Kashmir.”
“It is the murder of the whole humanity and whoever had done this act has committed a serious crime against the humanity which should be protested by every human being,” he said in a statement yesterday