PAMPORE: Government forces arrested 6 youths, three each from Kakapora and Samboora areas of Pulwama district, during raids late Monday night.
Local sources said that police raided several houses in the late night hours in Kakapora and Samboora Pampore areas. Six youths in total were arrested during these raids, they said.
SSP Pulwama Mohammad Aslam Chaudhary told Kashmir Reader that three youths were arrested in Kakapora area for questioning and three youths arrested in Samboora Pampore during raids on late Monday night.
Meanwhile, a three-day shutdown against the killing of local militant Majid Manzoor Dar ended in Pulwama on Tuesday.
Majid was killed during an encounter with government forces along with Dawood Ahmad Sofi of HMT Srinagar, Aadil Rehman Bhat of Bijbehara and Mohammad Ashraf Itoo of Bijbehara at Nowshera Srigufwara in Anantnag district on Friday.