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Youth injured in Baramulla clashes dies

IANS  |  Srinagar 

A 23-year-old youth, injured in clashes with the security forces in and Kashmir's district earlier this week, died at a hospital here on Thursday.

Doctors at the super specialty (SKIMS) in said Arshad Ahmad Dar, 23, who was admitted for treatment succumbed to his on Thursday.

Dar was injured in clashes with the security forces in Pattan area of district on Monday when scores of protesters blocked the Srinagar-highway.

The clashes broke out during the ongoing valley-wide protests against the rape of a three-year-old girl in district on May 8.

Authorities have imposed curfew like restrictions in Pattan and some other areas of Baramulla and districts on Thursday to maintain law and order in the wake of the youth's death.

--IANS

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First Published: Thu, May 16 2019. 06:14 IST
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