2 Killed In Shopian Army Firing


Jammu: Two Civilians were killed on Saturday when security forces allegedly fired on a group of stone pelters in Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir.

The protesters pelted stones on a security force convoy passing through Ganovpora village in Shopian district, police officials said.

The security forces allegedly fired few rounds to chase away the protesters in which several persons were injured.

Two of the injured persons, identified as Javaid Ahmad Bhat and Suhail Javid Lone, succumbed to injuries.