In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, Indian troops intensified a cordon and search operation in Rajouri district.
Four persons were killed and several others were injured when some unknown person fired on several houses in Dangri area of the district on Sunday evening.
The Indian troops and paramilitary personnel launched the operation in the area, a senior police officer said. Complete shutdown was observed in Rajouri town, today, while people along with the bodies of those killed in the incident gathered at Dangri chowk and blocked roads.
The protesters raised slogans against the Modi regime and said the authorities have failed to protect lives of the people. They further said that the incident took place at around 7 pm and the police reached the spot around 8.30 pm. “Had the locals not taken up the initiative, all of these 10 people would have been killed,” the protester added.—KMS