Protests in Old City

Protests in Old City

Srinagar: Protesters clashed with police and paramilitary forces after Friday congregational prayers in Old City areas of Srinagar. Police restored to heavy tear gas shelling and pellet gun fire to disperse the protesters.
After Friday prayers, scores of youth assembled outside the Jamia Masjid, Nowhata, and Gojwara areas of Srinagar and took out protest rallies, chanting pro-freedom slogans and pelted stones on the police and CRPF personnel deployed there.
However, according to eyewitnesses, no one was injured or arrested.