The residents of Hajin in Bandipora district on Monday alleged government forces of beating them "without any provocation".
Residents of Khumina village said at around 9:30 pm forces s personnel barged inside their homes and broke window panes. They also alleged forces of beating civilians. "All of a sudden they came out from their vehicles and barged inside houses. They broke whatever came in their way," said a local.
An official from the area said: "forces came under stones, while passing through the village which forced them to come out from their vehicles".