Six civilians injured in clashes with security forces in Kashmir's Pulwama

The official said one person, whose identity is being ascertained, was hit by a bullet in the shoulder and rushed to a hospital.

Published: 30th July 2017 04:21 PM  |   Last Updated: 30th July 2017 04:44 PM   |  A+A-

By PTI

SRINAGAR: Six people were today injured as protesters clashed with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district after two militants were killed in an encounter.     

A police official said clashes erupted soon after the encounter in the Tahab area ended in the killing of two militants.     

Security personnel lobbed tear gas shells and fired a few shots in the air to restore law and order in the area, he said.     

The official said one person, whose identity is being ascertained, was hit by a bullet in the shoulder and rushed to a hospital.     

Five other persons suffered minor injuries during the clashes, which were going on intermittently till reports last came in, he added.

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