Srinagar: Mourners clashed with government forces at Shopian after offering funeral prayers on Monday for slain Asif Ahmad of Chittergam Shopian. With his death, the death toll mounted to 23.
He was shot dead by forces yesterday evening.
Clashes have erupted in Papchan area of Bandipora on Monday. Heavy shelling also witnessed on protesters at Nadihal, Kaloosa and Papchan area of Bandipora. During the clashes, a boy was hit by a teargas shell. He was later removed to district hospital were his condition was declared out of danger.
Severe clashes broke out at Kralgund area in Langate.