Clashes amid cordon at Sugan Shopian
Youth pelted stones and had pitched battles with police and security forces on Thursday evening at Sugan village of Shopian when they were trying to lay siege of the village on the inputs that militants were hiding there. Latest reports said that clashes between the youth and the police were going on and the people from the adjacent villages were raising slogans and trying to march towards the Sugan village.
Police said that they had to use tear gas shells to chase away stone pelting youth at Sugan village of Shopian while they were laying siege to go for a combing operation. More details are awaited.