Youth shot dead in north Kashmir’s Kupwara during clashes
Kupwara: A youth was killed after army allegedly opened fire on protesters in Trehgam area of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district on Wednesday evening.
Reports said that army soldiers opened fire after some youth pelted their vehicles with stones in Trehgam.
In the army firing, the witnesses said, a youth was injured. He was rushed to the hospital where the doctors declared him brought dead.
The deceased was identified as Khalid Gaffar Malik (22), son of Abdul Gaffar Malik.
The killing has triggered massive anti-army demonstrations in the area.