Army fires in air to chase away protesters in Shopian; clashes in Pulwama

Reports said that youth hurled rocks at the army vehicle in the village. In retaliation, army men fired in the air to chase away the protesters.

Irfan Amin Malik
Pulwama, Publish Date: Apr 23 2018 11:03AM | Updated Date: Apr 23 2018 11:03AM
Army fires in air to chase away protesters in Shopian; clashes in PulwamaRepresentational pic

Army on Monday resorted to aerial firing to disperse youth at Pinjura in south Kashmir’s Shopian district after their vehicle came under heavy stone pelting.

Reports said that youth hurled rocks at the army vehicle in the village. In retaliation, army men fired in the air to chase away the protesters.

In another incident, youth pelted a survey team of army with stones in Murran area of Pulwama.

Reports said that massive clashes are underway in the area.

Further details are awaited.


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