Three youth injured as clashes break out in Pulwama during shutdown

File picture for representation
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Three youth were injuredduring clashes with the security forces in south Kashmir's Pulwama town onMonday.

Reports said that bandsof young men poured into streets in Pulwama town and threw rocks on the forces."The forces responded by firing tear smoke and pellets, causing injuriesto few youth", they said.

A health official atdistrict hospital Pulwama said that they recieved three injured persons at thefacility.

Meanwhile, a completeshutdown is being observed in Pulwama to mourn the killing of four militants onSunday in a firefight with the forces in neighbouring Shopian district.

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