The restrictions were imposed in the areas of Rainawari, Khanyar, Nowhatta, M.R. Gunj and Safa Kadal.
Authorities also decided not to allow Friday prayers at the Jamia Masjid in Nowhatta area.
Senior separatist leader, Mirwaiz Umer Farooq had called for the protests.
Mirwaiz has been placed under house arrest to prevent his participation.
Life in the Valley was partially affected due to the protest shutdown call.
Shops, public transport and other businesses remained closed in the five areas.