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Youth killed in Srinagar firing

IANS  |  Srinagar 

A youth was killed in after security forces opened fire at protesters on Saturday.

Police sources said a youth identified as Sajad Ahmad, a resident of Tangmarg area in north Kashmir Baramulla district, was killed when security forces fired at stone pelters in Batmaloo area of the city.

Reports said a vehicle of the paramilitary forces was attacked by stone pelters in the area after which the security forces fired at them, resulting in the death of the youth.

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First Published: Sat, April 15 2017. 20:40 IST
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