Clashes erupt in Pulwama after rumours of killing of local militant in Sopore gunfight

Clashes broke out between the protesters and the government forces in Pulwama town of this south Kashmir district after the rumours spread about the killing of a local youth in an overnight gunfight in Sopore.
Clashes erupt in Pulwama after rumours of killing of local militant in Sopore gunfight
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Clashes broke out between the protesters and the government forces in Pulwama town of this south Kashmir district after the rumours spread about the killing of a local youth in an overnight gunfight in Sopore.

Reports said that scores of youth hit streets in Pulwama and pelted the forces with stones soon after the rumours about the killing of Khursheed Ahmad, a resident of Nikas village spread.

Official sources, however, did not confirm the report.

Ahmad, a B.Tech student went missing from past one month and had reportedly joined militancy.

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