Indian troops martyr youth in occupied Kashmir
SRINAGAR:Indian government forces continue to commit atrocities against Kashmiris as they martyred a youth in Pulwama district of India-held Kashmir on Tuesday morning, bringing the death toll in the volatile region to three in two days.
According to Kashmir Media Service, the Indian troops killed a youth during crackdown in Bahmnoo area of the district.
The occupation troops had killed two youth, Jehangir Khanday and Kifayat Ahmad, in the same area and damaged four residential houses during the ongoing operation yesterday.
There has been a spike in clashes in the occupied Kashmir over the past few weeks with some 56 people have been killed in almost daily clashes.
Three days before, the Indian troops had opened fire on stone-throwing protesters in Dialgram area of the district, leaving two demonstrators dead and several others injured. The deceased were identified as Tariq Ahmed and Tahira Begum.