Srinagar, February 05, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, Indian police and troops in their fresh crackdown arrested several youth in Pulwama and Baramulla districts. The troops and police personnel arrested at least nine persons during overnight raids in Arigam and Arihal areas of Pulwama district. A police official said that the forces’ personnel raided Arigam and Arihal villages of the district and picked up as many as nine persons.
The sleuths of India’s National Investigation Agency arrested a youth, Fayaz Ahmed Magray, in Lethpora area of Pulwama. Indian police during house raid also arrested a youth, Hazaif Ahmed Butt, at Daulatpora, Kreeri in Baramulla district.
On the other hand, people staged a protest in main chowk of Mendhar town of Poonch district in Jammu region against the arrest of a boy and blocked the road. They demanded immediate release of the detainee. Meanwhile, body of a mentally unsound person identified as Mohinder Pal Singh of Indian state of Haryana was recovered under mysterious circumstance near taxi stand in Uri area of Baramulla district.
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