Kulgam: A teenager on Friday was injured when government forces opened fire to foil a pro-freedom demonstration in Redwani area of this south Kashmir district.
19-year-old Faizaan Rasheed of Qaimoh was injured when government forces opened fire upon a group of protesters in Redwani here this afternoon, witnesses told Kashmir Reader. Rasheed, who received bullet in his leg during the clashes, was taken to sub-district hospital for treatment.
His condition is said to be stable.
Violent protests broke out in Redwani after the funeral of militants killed in an encounter with government forces in Arwini area of Anantnag on Thursday.