SRINAGAR: On Saturday, a youth was killed in Indian held Kashmir, while twenty others sustained pellet injuries during post Eid prayer clashes in Janglat Mandi area of main town Anantnag.
According to Kashmir Media, several youths took out a rally, while chanting pro-freedom slogans, located at several hundred metres away from each other, who were intercepted by police near Janglat Mandi.
The youths responded by hurling stones leading to intense clashes in the area.
Around twenty youth were brought to district hospital Anantnag, who had pellet injuries out of which one succumbed in the hospital.
The deceased youth has been identified as Sheeraz Ahmed, a native of Brakpora area of Anantnag district.