Srinagar: A youth has been injured during violent clashes with government forces in Sopore and has been referred to Srinagar for specialised treatment.
The youth has been identified as Muzaffar Ahmad Khan from Chakrode Sopore. He has sustained bullet injuries in leg and hand.
Clashes erupted in Sopore’s Main town after a militants lobbed a grenade on CRPF camp near SBI Bank.
Forces used tear-smoke shells and pellets to disperse the protesters.