Srinagar:A 30-year old lecturer was killed by the government forces in Shaar Saali Pampore on Wednesday night, residents said.
The slain identified as Shabir Ahmad Mangoo was picked up by the forces last night along with other youth during nocturnal raid in the area. A senior doctor at Pampore sub-district hospital said Mangoo was brought dead to the hospital.
The residents said the forces damaged their houses and arrested several youth among which Mangoo was killed while others are injured. About 35 injured from the area were removed to local health centre Khrew. Of them, 15 were referred to Srinagar hospitals.