Indian troops martyr two youth in occupied Kashmir

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SRINAGAR: Indian troops in an unabated act of state terrorism killed two more youth in Srinagar on Monday.

The youths were martyred during a cordon and search operation, launched by Indian army in Khudwani area of Kulgam District, today.

The martyred youth have been identified as Sayar Ahmad Wani and Dawood Illahi Khan, according to the Kashmir Media Service.

Indian army claimed that the youth were killed during an encounter with troops in the district.

The killings led to a spontaneous shutdown in the district. All shops and other commercial establishments are closed in Kulgam town and adjacent areas.

The authorities have suspended mobile and Internet services in Kulgam and Islamabad districts immediately after the killing of youth by troops in Khudwani.