Death toll rises, another youth killed

Srinagar: A 22-year-old was killed by forces in firing at Kupwara on Tuesday while another youth is injured.
Block Medical Officer Kralpora Kupwara Dr Mir Shafi confirmed the death of Zahoor Ahmad and said forces are not allowing ambulances to shift injured to Srinagar for treatment. “Zahoor was hit in chest,” he said.
Dr Shafi said injured people are stranded in hospital and are not able to move to district headquarters as forces damaged two ambulances so far.