Forces lay siege to native village of Zakir Musa in Tral, clashes erupt

Reports said that people took to streets and staged protests as forces launched the operation in the native village of Ansar Ghawatul Hind chief Zakir Musa.

Irfan Amin Malik
Tral, Publish Date: Aug 11 2017 5:42PM | Updated Date: Aug 11 2017 5:42PM
Forces lay siege to native village of Zakir Musa in Tral, clashes eruptFile Photo

Government forces on Friday launched a cordon-and-search-operation in Norpora village of Tral in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district.

Reports said that people took to streets and staged protests as forces launched the operation in the native village of Ansar Ghawatul Hind chief Zakir Musa.

Forces resorted to teargas shelling to disperse the protesters, triggering clashes.