Pulwama: A youth was critically injured when government forces allegedly opened fire to break up a protest in Chewakalan area of this south Kashmir district this afternoon.
Fayaz Ahmad was critically wounded when government forces allegedly opened fire to disperse a group of protesters near Chewakalan this afternoon, witnesses told Kashmir Reader.
The injured youth was taken to district hospital for treatment.
“A youth with a bullet injury in his head was brought to hospital for treatment. We have referred him to Srinagar hospital for treatment. His condition is life threatening,” Medical Superintendent, district hospital Pulwama, Abdur Rashid Parra told Kashmir Reader.