In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops in their fresh act of state terrorism martyred three Kashmiri youth in Pulwama district.
The troops martyred the youth during a cordon and search operation in the wee hours, today, in Bunpora Panzgam area of the district. The troops also blasted a house in the area with explosive material. The operation continued till last reports came in.
An Indian police official claimed that the youth were militants and were killed in an encounter with the troops.
Meanwhile, forceful demonstrations erupted at Panzgam against the killing of the youth. Youth hit the streets and started pelting stones on the Indian forces to disperse them. The forces’ personnel fired teargas shells to chase away the youth, triggering clashes.
The occupation authorities have snapped internet service in Awantipora and its adjoining areas. The authorities also suspended train service in south Kashmir for the second day, today.
On the other hand, the troops have also launched similar operations in Dehruna area of Islamabad district and in Hathlangoo area of Sopore in Baramulla district. The authorities suspended mobile internet service Sopore.