Youth injured in Pattan clashes dies at SKIMS

A youth who was critically injured during clashes at Chenabal area of Pattan on Srinagar-Baramulla Highway succumbed at SKIMS here late Wednesday evening, a doctor confirmed to Greater Kashmir.

The deceased has been identified as Arshad Ahmad Dar of Chenbal. He was under going treatment in the hospital since Monday.

“He (Dar) succumbed this evening,” the doctor said. “The deceased youth had received head injuries during protests against rape of a minor girl of Bandipora district.”