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Clashes in J&K during searches

IANS  |  Srinagar 

Security forces fired tear gas after being stoned by bands of youths who took to the streets during a cordon and in and Kashmir's district, police said.

The incident happened when the Rashtriya Rifles, the special group (SOG) of the police and the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) cordoned off Arihal village after learning about the presence of militants.

"During the searches, village youths started pelting stones at the security forces who had to fire tear gas," a said.

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First Published: Thu, November 08 2018. 13:58 IST
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