Srinagar: A lady was killed after being hit by a bullet during clashes between forces and protesters near the gunfight site in Shopian village on Tuesday, sources said.
The young lady identified as Beauty Jan D/O Abdul Rashid of Batamarun, was hit by bullet in her abdomen, Medical Superintendent Pulwama, Abdul Rasheed told Kashmir reporters.
Clashes were going on around the gunfight site in Batamarun, Wanpora village of Shopian since early morning.
At least twelve protesters sustained injuries in the clashes.
Two militants have been killed in the gunfight so far, police said.
The gunfight started on Monday evening after forces launched an operation in the area.