Clashes breaks out between youths, security forces after Eid prayers in J&K


By: PTI | Srinagar |
Published:September 2, 2017 12:52 pm

Kashmiri Muslims be offering prayers out of doors the Shah-e-Hamdan Mosque(AP Photo/Mukhtar Khan)

Clashes broke out between teams of youths and security forces at few puts in Kashmir valley after Eid prayers as of late, police mentioned. Clashes had been reported from Srinagar, Anantnag and Sopore in the valley after the end result of congregational Eid prayers at those puts, a police professional mentioned.

He mentioned in an instant after the prayers had been over on the Eidgah right here, a gaggle of youths began pelting stones at security forces who had been deployed there to handle regulation and order. Security team of workers used tear smoke shells to disperse the protestors, the professional mentioned, including that there have been no experiences of anybody getting injured.

Similar clashes additionally happened close to Janglat Mandi in Anantnag and close to Jamia Masjid in Sopore cities in south and north Kashmir respectively after the prayers, he mentioned. Youths had been pelting stones on the forces when remaining experiences got here in, he mentioned.

The professional mentioned security forces exercised most restraint and up to now there aren’t any experiences of any casualties.

While the police the day before today arrested JKLF leader Yasin Malik, chairmen of each factions of the Hurriyat Conference, Syed Ali Shah Geelani and Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, had been stored below area arrest this morning. They had introduced that they might sign up for Eid prayers at Eidgah right here.

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