Posted Sat, 07/31/2010 – 17:52
GKNN-31 Jul 2010 Srinagar: At least twelve people were injured when security forces opened fire on demonstrators at the Sangam bridge near the south Kashmir township of Bijbehara on Saturday.
The injured have been rushed to the Sub-district Hospital, Islamabad and other Srinagar hospitals. The condition of one of the injured is stated to be critical.
Meanwhile, thousands of people are currently marching from the nearby Bijbehara town towards Islamabad. Reports indicate that security forces have put up strong barricades to prevent the marchers to pour into the town, which remains under a tight curfew.
There are also reports of protests from Pampore Samboora.