Youth clash with forces in Tral after Friday prayers
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Youth clash with forces in Tral after Friday prayers

Clashes erupted between protesters and the government forces in Hamdania market area of Tral township of Pulwama district in south Kashmir after Friday prayers.

Clashes erupted between protesters and the government forces in Hamdania market area of Tral township of Pulwama district in south Kashmir after Friday prayers.

Residents alleged that forces fired teargas shells without any provocation in the area.

"Some teargas shells landed inside the Khankah compound," they alleged.

However, a police officer denied that teargas shells were fired into the compound.

Station house officer Tral, Saleem Qureshi said that they fired teargas shells on youth who pelted stones on them.

Witnesses said that a protest rally was taken out after the clashes from the uptown area to Bus stand Tral.

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