At least a dozen persons were injured in clashes in south Kashmir's Tral on Saturday.
Eyewitnesses said that clashes broke out in the Gulshanpora-Batigund village of Tral when forces tried to foil a pro-freedom rally.
They said, a youth, whose identity was not immediately known, was hit by a slingshot in his eye and was shifted to a nearby hospital where from he was referred to Srinagar for treatment.
They said the forces smashed a public address system.
The intense clashes were going on till last reports came in.