Clashes erupted in Shopian village, 6 injured

TNN Bureau. Updated: 4/13/2019 2:37:33 PM Regional News

Srinagar, Apr 13: At least six youth were injured in clashes with security forces in South Kashmir's Shopian district on Saturday following the killing of two militants.

Eyewitnesses said that youth started pelting stones on forces who retaliated by firing tear smoke shells and pellets.

They said that six youth sustained pellet injuries and were shifted to district hospital Shopian where from two were referred to Srinagar for specialized treatment.

Earlier, two militants were killed in a brief gunfight with forces at Guhand village of the district.

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