Students clash with government forces in Sopore
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Sopore: Clashes erupted between students and government forces in north Kashmir’s Sopore town on Tuesday after the students of Degree College Sopore held a protest demonstration against the killing of Engineering student turned militant, Zakir Musa.
Eye witnesses said that, the students of the Government Degree College Sopore cheld a demonstration inside the college campus and tried to march outside, while as, the security forces police deployed in the area prevented them from marching outside the campus, triggering clashes.
Eye witnesses also told that, the students pelted stones on government forces, however forces resorted back by firing tear smoke shells.
Clashes were going on when this report was filed.