Srinagar: Intense clashes between protesters and government forces erupted in Khudwani area of south Kashmir’s Kulgam district on Thursday, local sources said.
They said that some forces vehicles came under heavy stone pelting in Khudwani market soon after they halted.
Forces personnel immediately resorted to tear smoke shelling creating panic in the area upto nearby Qaimoh.
Pertinently, some militants had managed to escape from forces cordon in the same area some days back after locals disrupted the forces operation. However four civilians were killed in forces action.