Clashes in Mazhama against youth’s detention

Clashes broke out in Mazhama area of central Kashmir’s Budgam district on Monday against the detention of a local youth.
Clashes in Mazhama against youth’s detention
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Clashes broke out in Mazhama area of central Kashmir's Budgam district on Monday against the detention of a local youth.

Witnesses said that people took to streets in Mazhama on Srinagar-Gulmarg highway to protest against the detention of a youth, reportedly under the draconian Public Safety Act (PSA).

The protesters pelted stones on the forces to show their anger at the arrest of youth, who was identified as Ajaz Ahmad Wani.

Similar reports of protests and stone-pelting were also received from nearby Kanihama area.

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