SRINAGAR: Indian troops on Tuesday martyred two Kashmiri youth in Pulwama district of occupied Kashmir.
The youth were killed during a cordon and search operation led by Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), Rashtriya Rifles and Special Operation Group of Indian army in Awanitpora area of the district. With the latest killing, the number of martyred youth during the past 48 eight hours has risen to 5.
The troops had killed three youth in Shopian district on Monday.
Earlier, two Indian soldiers were also critically injured in an attack in the same area. The operation was going on till the last reports came in.