Four more youth martyred in Kashmir

An encounter has broken out between Militants and security forces in Pulwama district.Two militants and 15 year young boy was killed during clashes near the encounter site in Padgampora village of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district .Express Photo by Shuaib Masoodi 09-03-2017

SRINAGAR: Four more youth were martyred by Indian forces in Indian Occupied Kashmir’s (IoK) Pulwama district on Saturday, according to Kashmir Media Service.

Indian troops had launched a cordon and search operation in the district’s Rajpora region during which the deaths occurred.

People took to the streets in protest 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.

A number of people were injured in the clashes.

On Friday, the Indian troops in an act of state terrorism martyred a youth in Pulwama district

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.

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.