Eight injured in Pulwama clashes; one referred to Srinagar hospital
Srinagar : Eight persons were injured during clashes between government forces and protesters in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district soon after slain Hizb militant Mussavir Wani was laid to rest at his ancestral village graveyard on Saturday.
Reports said that angry youth took to streets and clashed with the forces deployed in the area soon after Wani was laid to rest at his native Delipora village.
They said that eight protesters injured in the clashes were shifted to a local hospital for treatment where from one injured was referred to a hospital in Srinagar for specialized treatment.
The clashes were going on at various places in the district when this report was being filed.