Protest against missing youth’s death

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Jammu

In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, family members and relatives staged a protest against the killing of a missing youth in Rajouri town.
The relatives and locals of the area held a strong protest in Rajouri town after the body of a missing youth, Mohammad Zahoor, lying in the bushes near bus stand area, was recovered by police after three days, today.
The youth was reportedly missing from three days. The family was searching for the youth and they also lodged a complaint with the local police in Rajouri. The body was shifted to District Hospital, Rajouri, for postmortem and later handed over to the family.
The family members and relatives besides locals said that the youth had been murdered and police took three days for searching the body while it was lying within the town. They raised slogans against the authorities. On the other hand, an eight-year-old boy, Ravi Kumar, was killed when the teenager accidentally pulled the trigger of a 303 rifle of his father, who is a village defence committee (VDC) member, inside a house at Churyana Drabshalla in Kishtwar district.—KMS