Srinagar: Clashes between protesters and government forces erupted at Shopian and Pulwama areas on Friday.
Reports said that forces resorted to tear smoke shelling on protesters who pelted rocks on them near Shirmal, in south Kashmir’s Shopian. Pertinently, Shopian is observing continuous shutdown against the recent killings.
Reports of same kinds of clashes reached from Nikas area of Pulwama.
Sources said that at least two protesters sustained injuries after forces resorted to tear gas shelling to disperse stone pelting youth who were raising pro-freedom and anti-India slogans.