Srinagar, February 24, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops in their fresh act of state terrorism martyred three youth in Kulgam district, today. The youth were killed during a cordon and search operation launched by Indian army, paramilitary Central Reserve Police Force and Special Operation Group of police in Tarigam area of the district.
In the meantime, a Deputy Superintendent of Police and an army soldier were killed and an Indian army major was injured in an attack in the same area. The slain DSP has been identified as Aman Thakur. The killing of the youth by the Indian forces triggered massive anti-India protests in Tarigam and other parts of the district. Hundreds of youth assembled near the cordon and search operation site in Turigam and shouted pro-freedom and anti-India slogans. Scores of youth were injured in pellet and bullet firing by troops.
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