Kashmir: 2 injured in Bandipora amid protests

Bandipora: Massive protests erupted in several places at Bandipora on Friday with a huge procession marching from Jamia Masjid  to Nowpora Chowk. Women, children and elders also came on the streets raising pro freedom and anti-India slgans. Women sang songs eulogizing Burhan Wani.

At Papchan, the government forces used teargas and pellets to break up protesters. A youth Sajad Ahmad was injured when he was hit with pellets in the eye. He was removed to Srinagar hospital. Also,  another youth Suhail Ahmad was critically injured at Ajar. He was hit with a tear shell in the chest. At Hajin five people recieved minor injuries. At Matrigam and Pethakoot several injuries were brought to district hospital Bandipora. At Pazalpora youth were chased by the army and police after they attacked an army camp there.

 

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