Massive clashes erupted between youth and forces on Friday in various aeras of north Kashmir's Bandipora district.
As soon as Friday prayers culminated at district's Jamia Masjid, many youth assembled and marched towards Martyrs' graveyard situated at Nasoo.
The clashes erupted in Papchan, Ajar and Gamroo areas of Bandipora between forces and youth.
Police and paramilitary forces, who were deployed there, resorted to heavy tear-smoke shelling.
The protesters were chanting anti-India, pro-freedom slogans and slogans eulogising Burhan Wani, slain Hizb commander who was killed by forces on July 8.