A civilian was killed on Tuesday after government forces opened fire on protesters near the encounter site at Hakripora village of Pulwama district, reports said.
According to the reports, many protesters sustained injuries in fresh firing by forces during clashes near and around the gunfight site.
The deceased was identified as Firdous Ahmad of Begumbagh, Kakapora, who was brought dead to the hospital.
According to the hospital sources, the youth hit with a bullet on his chest.
Pertinently two militants including LeT Kashmir chief Abu Dujana were killed by forces in the gunfight.