SRINAGAR: In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops in their fresh act of state terrorism martyred three youth in Pulwama district.
The troops martyred the youth during a search operation at Rajpora in Tral area of the district, Kashmir Media Service reported. The forces cordoned off the area before launching the search operation.
On the other hand, a Junior Commissioned Officer of the Indian Army was killed after being fired upon by unidentified gunmen in Nowshera area of Rajouri district.
Meanwhile, people continue to observe complete shutdown as a mark of silent protest against the Indian occupation and revocation of the territory’s special status. Shops and businesses establishments remain closed most of the time except for a few hours in the morning and evening while public transport is off the roads.
As per reports, the government offices and educational institutions are open but attendance is too low.