Residents of New Colony, Charar-i-Sharief on Friday accused the police and paramilitary CRPF forces of thrashing residents and misbehaving with women following protests in the area.
Talking to Greater Kashmir on Phone, a local said at around 3:30 pm scores of youth took out a protest in the New Colony.
However he said the protestors were chased away by police and CRPF personnel.
"The police and CRPF men then barged into the houses, in the backside of the colony and thrashed elderly persons. The forces also misbehaved with women and tried to molest a young woman," said the locals.