Srinagar: Clashes erupted between the government forces and youth on Sunday near the encounter site in Awoora village of Anantnag in south Kashmir, reports said.
Groups of youth assembled near gunfight site and are clashing with forces, local sources said.
Meanwhile, people in Bijbehara, Srigufwara, Kanelwon and other adjacent villages also hit the streets.
Earlier, an encounter between militants and government forces broke out in Awoora village of Pahalgam in Anantnag district.
Police sources said that as soon as the forces cordoned off Awoora they were fired at triggering the gunfight.