Srinagar: Clashes between protesters and government forces erupted in Wularhama village of Pahalgam area in south Kashmir’s Anantnag district on Thursday.
Local sources said that army and other forces laid a siege of the village after input about the presence of militants and started Cordon and Search Operation (CASO).
However, they said locals came out and started pelting stones on forces hence disrupting the CASO.
They said that forces used tear smoke shells and fired many shots in air to disperse the stone pelting protesters however they resisted.
The situation was tense till reports last came in.