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Five persons were today injured in a clash between protesters and security forces in Pulwama town in south Kashmir. A group of youth started shouting slogans and hurling stones at security forces near Degree College, Pulwama, this afternoon, a police official said. He said the security forces resorted to baton charge and fired several tear smoke shells to disperse the protestors. There were unconfirmed reports of security forces firing a few warning shots in the air. At least, five persons were hurt during the clash, the official said.
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