Pulwama: A youth was injured in clashes between protesters and government forces in Chewa Kalan village of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Saturday.
Reports said that clashes erupted after forces launched a cordon-and-search-operation in the village following inputs about the presence of militants.
They said that forces fired pellets and after youth pelted them with stones to disrupt the search operation.
A youth, identified as Amir Shabir Bhat, was hit by pellet in his eye. He was shifted to a hospital for treatment, said an official.

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