Clashes erupt in Kulgam village after forces launch search operation


Kulgam, Clashes erupted in Tarigam village of Kulgam district in south Kashmir during a cordon-and-search operation on Wednesday.

Reports said that government forces launched a search operation in the village early today morning after inputs about the presence of militants.

Youth took to streets and staged protests soon after forces cordoned off the Public Health Centre and started searches there.

Clashes erupted after forces burst teargas shells to disperse the stone-throwing protesters.