Six arrested during clashes in Beerwah

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Srinagar: At least half a dozen persons have been detained in Beerwah town of central Kashmir’s Budgam district on Wednesday during clashes between protesters and government forces.
Clashes broke out in the afternoon between forces and protesters on 3rd consecutive day against the recent civilian and militant killing in south Kashmir.
Police resorted to shelling against the stone pelting protesters, witnesses said.
“During the clashes at least half a dozen protesters were detained,” witness said.
The clashes were going on when reports last came in.