Clashes in Vessu after funeral of Basit

Clashes erupted in Vessu village of Qazigund in south Kashmir’s Anantnag district on Sunday after the funeral prayers of Basit Ahangar who died of multiple pellet injuries and a head wound yesterday evening.
Clashes in Vessu after funeral of Basit
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Clashes erupted in Vessu village of Qazigund in south Kashmir's Anantnag district on Sunday after the funeral prayers of Basit Ahangar who died of multiple pellet injuries and a head wound yesterday evening.

Witnesses said that thousands of people participated in the funeral prayers of Ahangar, a college student, today afternoon.

Youth took to streets and staged massive demonstrations after his funeral.

Forces tried to disperse the protesters, triggering clashes in which several people sustained injuries.

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