5 Protesters sustain pellet injuries in Kulgam
Srinagar: Five protesters have received pellet injuries during ongoing clashes near Kulgam encounter site, confirmed Medical superintendent Kulgam district hospital.
Reports said three youth were hit in the eyes by pellets and one youth received bullet wound inithe abdomen. They have been referred to Srinagar hospitals.
Firing is going on between militants & government forces near the encounter site in Zangalpora area of Kulgam.
Encounter broke out rarly morning today, when joint team of government forces including Army’s 9-RR , CRPF and Police launched the joint search operation.
While as, massive clashes erupted between government forces and local youths of the area, in which 12 people were injured.
Meanwhile, Clashes & exchange of gun fire was going on when last reports came in.