Youth injured in Bandipora clashes

A youth was injured in clashes between government forces and youths in Chittibandey villageof north Kashmir's Bandipora district when he was hit by a tear gas shell on his face.
Youth injured in Bandipora clashes
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A youth was injured in clashes between government forces and youths in Chittibandey villageof north Kashmir's Bandipora district when he was hit by a tear gas shell on his face.

The injured youth, identified as Shakeel Ahmad Lone (26) of Chittibandey, was shifted to Sub-District Hospital Bandipora for treatment.

Earlier, clashes had erupted in the village after police picked up a youth identified as Isaaq Amin (25) of Chittibandey.

Witnesses said that youth hurled stones and bricks on forces who responded by firing dozens of tear smoke shells to disperse them.

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