Indian troops martyr youth in Pulwama


SRINAGAR: In occupied Kashmir, the Indian troops in their fresh act of state terrorism martyred a youth in Pulwama district, Friday.

The troops martyred the youth, Ashfaq Ahmed Wani, an MBA degree holder, during a cordon and search operation in Karewas Renzipora area of the district.

People took to the streets in Pulwama and Islamabad towns and started forceful demonstrations against the killing of the youth. The Indian police and troops used brute force to disperse the protesters, triggering clashes between the demonstrators and the forces’ personnel. The clashes were going on till last reports came in. Meanwhile, the occupation authorities have suspended mobile internet service in Pulwama.

The Indian troops also launched a cordon and search operation in Sumlar area of Bandipora district.

Body of an elderly man was recovered in Kulgam while another body of Rabiya Bano, a twenty-year-old missing girl, was found in Kangan area of Ganderbal district.