Clashes erupt in Anantnag, forces fire in air

Clashes erupt in Anantnag, forces fire in air

Srinagar: Clashes between government forces and protesters erupted in Anantnag town of south Kashmir Saturday which is observing shutdown against alleged police atrocities.
Scores of protesters around the Lal Chowk of the town resorted to stone pelting on forces who fired in air and used tear gas shells to disperse the protesters, local sources said.
The protesters were protesting what they called highhandedness of the police.