Cops thrash lensman in Pulwama

Cops thrash lensman in Pulwama

A photojournalist Kamran Yusuf was beaten by the forces’ personnel here in south Kashmir on Friday.

“As the clashes erupted in the town I rushed to the spot to cover the incident. However, policemen present there pounced on me and beat me. They threatened to break my camera. Somehow I regained my composure and managed to escape from the spot,” Kamran said.  

The Superintendent of Police (SP) Pulwama, Rayees Bhat described the incident as “unfortunate” and said that he is inquiring about the matter.