In Pics: Clashes broke out in Old City, Srinagar
Srinagar: Groups of youth after offering Friday prayers tried to take out a procession from the historic Jamia Masjid in the old city of Nowhatta here against the attempts being made to abrogate Article-35A, which grants special rights to the people of Kashmir.
Chanting slogans, the protesters threw rocks at the govt forces that were deployed on the entrance of the masjid.
The govt forces tried to chase away the youth with batons.
However, the youth regrouped and continued attacking uniformed men with stones.
The clashes were going on when the last reports came in.