Three youth injured in clashes in south Kashmir’s Tral

Three youth injured in clashes in south Kashmir’s Tral

Three youth suffered pellet injuries during clashes with thesecurity forces at Nagbal in Tral township of south Kashmir's Pulwama district on Wednesday.

As per sources, a group of youths pelted the vehicles ofsecurity forces with stones soon after a gunfight broke out in Tral foreststhat left a militant dead.

The forces responded by firing tear gas and pellets todisperse the youth, resulting in injuries to three youth.

All three were shifted to SDH Tral where from one of themwith eye injuries was referred to SMHS hospital in Srinagar for advancedtreatment.

A militant affiliated with Zakir Musa group was killed inthe gunfight that broke out in Branpathri forests of Tral early morning, policesaid. An official identified the slain as Shabir Ahmad Malik, a resident ofNagbal.

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