Indian Troops Martyr Three Youth In Baramulla
According to KMS, troops killed the youth during violent military operation at Torna Rampur in Uri area of the district. The operation continued till reports last came in. A senior Indian Army officer was injured in an attack in the same area.
Indian Army claimed that the youth were militants and were killed in an encounter with the troops. On the other hand, Indian police fired pellets and teargas shell on pro-freedom rallies of women in Bandipora and Baramulla areas.
Several people including Javid Ahmad Ganai, Ghulam Mohammad Sheikh and Ishfaq Ahmad Butt were injured in the police actions. Meanwhile, puppet authorities have imposed curfew and strict restrictions in several parts of Srinagar, to prevent a march towards the Jamia Masjid in Srinagar.
Call for the march has been given by the joint resistance leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik to observe Youm-e-Istaqlal, today. Deputy Commissioner Srinagar, Farooq Ahmed Lone, told media men that there will be curfew in areas falling under police stations Nowhatta, Mehraj Gunj, Rainawari, SafaKadal and Khanyar areas of the city.