ISLAMABAD :People staged forceful demonstrations at Brakpora in Islamabad district of occupied Kashmir protest against a fresh incident of braid chopping in the area. Locals told media that a group of masked men chopped off the braid of a 30-year-old woman when she was doing some chores in the courtyard of her house in Brakpora village, three kilometers away from Islamabad town. The men fled from the spot immediately after chopping the braid of the woman, KMS reported. The people of the area came out on roads and blocked Achabal-Islamabad road to protest against the incident. Indian police rushed to the area and fired teargas shells on the protesters leading to clashes between the demonstrators and the police personnel.
Originally published by APP