Indian troops in their fresh act of state terrorism martyred one Kashmiri youth in south Kashmir’s Islamabad district.
The troops killed the youth identified as Bilal Ahmed Butt during a cordon and search operation at Ranipora in Achabal area of the district, late last night.
Earlier, an Indian policeman was injured when unidentified persons attacked a police picket in the area. Meanwhile, unidentified gunmen have killed an activist of All Parties Hurriyat Conference (APHC) in Sopore area of Baramulla district.
The APHC activist, Hakim-ul-Rehman Sultani, was fired upon outside his home at Reshipora Bomai in Sopore. He was immediately shifted to hospital where he was declared as brought dead. Hakim-ul-Rehman Sultani was recently released from illegal detention.—KMS