Kashmir Indepth

As forces lay siege over Shopian village, youth resort to stone pelting


Shopian: Massive clashes have erupted  in Dreed Kalipora village of Shopian district in South Kashmir after government forces launched a joint operation to flush out militants on Saturday. 

According to reports Army, CRPF and SOG of Jammu and Kashmir Police are jointly conducting the operation and as soon they laid siege over Shiekh Mollah DK Pora village sealing entry and exit points youth took to streets and clashed with forces.

Forces retaliated with tear gassing them to disperse the protesting youth, who, according to last reports, were continuing to protest.

More details are awaited.


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