Protests after elderly man hit with gun butts in Bandipora

Protests broke out in a Bandipora village after an elderly man was allegedly beaten up by the army late last night.
Protests after elderly man hit with gun butts in Bandipora
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Protests broke out in a Bandipora village after an elderly man was allegedly beaten up by the army late last night.

The protesters told Greater Kashmir that Muhammad Shafi Bhat (55), son of Late Muhammad Ismail, resident of Bhat Mohalla Bala Watpora, was hit with gun butts when he came out of his house to take a stroll after dinner.

He was rushed to District Hospital where he had to get eleven stitches, said a protester, while demanding action against the erring troopers.

The protests were going on at the time of filing of this report.

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