Kashmir Clashes, Protest

File photo:Kashmir Clashes Protest

Srinagar 11 Feb: Protests broke out in Baramulla district of Jammu & Kashmir, after a 20-year-old youth was killed allegedly in firing by armed forces on Friday night.
Ashiq Hussain, a resident of Lesar village in Rafiabad area of Baramulla district, 75 km from Srinagar, died after being hit by a bullet around 9 pm, villagers said.

Local residents alleged that Hussain was killed in firing by Army personnel who were present in the area.

Meanwhile, state police has registered FIR in the case. The state government is yet to come out with an official statement.
(With inputs from PTI)

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