Shopkeepers down shutters after clashes erupt in Bandipora

Clashes erupted in north Kashmir’s Bandipora district on Saturday evening, forcing the shopkeepers to down their shutters within minutes of re-opening of markets.
Shopkeepers down shutters after clashes erupt in Bandipora
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Clashes erupted in north Kashmir's Bandipora district on Saturday evening, forcing the shopkeepers to down their shutters within minutes of re-opening of markets.

Reports said that youth pelted stones on forces in Gulshan Chowk area of the town.

The forces responded by firing teargas shells, triggering massive clashes.

Markets which had opened as part of relaxation programme of the joint resistance at 6 pm were forced to close down their businesses due to the clashes. 

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