Srinagar, November 19, 2017 (PPI-OT):In occupied Kashmir, a large number of women held pro-freedom protests in Hajin area of Banidpora district, today, against the killing of six youth by Indian troops. The protesting women raised anti-India and pro-freedom slogans during the protests in Chandergar area where the youth were killed by troops during a cordon and Search operation, last night.
A commando of Indian Air Force was also killed and two Indian soldiers were injured in an attack in the same area. The internet services remained suspended in the area since, today. Funeral prayers-in-absentia for the martyred youth were held in Chandergaer area. Meanwhile, complete shutdown was observed in Hajin, Sumbal, Shahgund, Ajas, Chandergar, Hakabara, Baharabad, Asham, Kathapora and Naidkhai areas of Bandipora district against the killings.
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