Indian troops martyr three youth in Pulwama

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In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, Indian troops in their fresh act of state terrorism martyred three Kashmiri youth in Pulwama district, today.

The youth were martyred by the troops during a cordon and search operation in Chandgam area of the district. The operation continued till last reports came in.

Meanwhile, An Indian soldier was killed and an-other injured when two powerful Improvised Explo-sive Devices (IEDs) were detonated at Lilong Usoi-pokpi Sangomsang in Thoubal district on Wednes-day, the police said.

The blasts took place when troops of the 16 bat-talion of the Assam Rifles were patrolling in the hilly area of the southern part of the state and few paramilitary soldiers were resting near a water sup-ply pump, the police said.

Thirty-year-old Rifleman L Wangchu from Arunachal Pradesh died on the sport after the explo-sion, while 28-year-old Pinku Das from Tripura suffered injuries. He was shifted to a nearby hospi-tal.—KMS

 

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