Pulwama: Police on Tuesday resorted to aerial firing and lobbed tear gas shells to disperse the people who were demanding the body of the third militant killed in the Bahmnoo area of Pulwama district.
The said militant is believed to be a resident of Reasi.
Witness told Kashmir Reader that a large number of people of Shopian and Pulwama districts staged massive protests near the District Police Lines Pulwama, demanding for the body of the third militant killed in Bahmnoo encounter.
They said that several protesters sustained injuries in police action on the protesters among whom one youth was referred to Srinagar for treatment.
A doctor in the district hospital told Kashmir Reader that they received some injured and referred one of them to Srinagar.