Kashmir: Intense clashes erupt in Sopore town, dozens injured

Sopore : A huge  protest was held after Friday prayers in Sopore town of North Kashmir Baramulla district.

A huge rallies were taken out from the Jamia Masjid of Sopore and New Colony Bade masjid in which thousands of people led the procession and walked towards Sopore – Srinagar highway.
According to the protestors, this is first time after 2010 agitation that such a huge rally was held in Sopore town. Amid slogans and teargas shelling, a Pakistani flag was hung by the youth on the telecommunication towers of Sopore. As soon as the rally comprising thousands of people reached near Industrial estate of Sopore,paramilitary forces resorted to intense teargas shelling and pellets .
Till the last reports dozens of youth were injured by pellets,some as young to have even beards on their face.

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