Srinagar, September 24 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops in their fresh act of state terrorism martyred two Kashmiri youth and injured three civilians including a woman in Uri area of Baramulla district, today.
The youth were killed during a search and cordon operation in Kalghi area of the district. The injured civilians were identified as Mohammad Rafiq, Sakina Begum and Abdul Hamid Khan.
However, an Indian army official claimed that the youth were killed during an encounter in the area. He said that a soldier, Hawaldar Chandra Bhan, was also injured in the encounter. He added that the injured solider was shifted to hospital.
The operation was going on till filing of the report.
Meanwhile, Indian army and police launched a joint cordon-and-search-operation in Awantipora area of Pulwama district. All the entry and exit points in Lalgam area of the district were sealed by the troops.