Protesters block road in Rawalpora against alleged thrashing of two local youth by army
Ascertaining the details, says defence spokesman Colonel Rajesh Kalia
A protest was held by the residents in Rawalpora area on the outskirts of Srinagar on Tuesday to protest the alleged thrashing of two local youth by the army soldiers.
Reports said that the locals also blocked the road at main chowk Rawalpora to protest against what the alleged thrashing.
According to news agency KNO, two youth identified as Shahid Ahad Bhat son of Abdul Ahad and Aqib Ashraf Dar son of Muhammad Ashraf Dar, both residents of Rawalpora, were beaten by the soldiers deployed near the Rawalpora bridge.