Hundreds of Kashmiris protest India after youth's killing

Indian troops killed on Monday the father of four children in district of Kupwara in Kashmir.

Hundreds of Kashmiris protest India after youth's killing

World Bulletin / News Desk

Hundreds of Kashmiris held anti-India demonstrations in Kashmir on Monday to protest against the killing of a young Muslim by Indian troops, officials and residents said.

Indian troops killed on Monday the father of four children in district of Kupwara in Kashmir, Kashmiri Media Service reported.

Fayaz Ahmad Mir was killed by the indiscriminate firing of 18-Rashtirya Rifles personnel outside his house at Zabi Khurhama in the district.

Complete strike was observed at Zabi Khurhama and thousands of people staged protest against troops' action. The protestors shouted full-throated anti-India and pro-liberation slogans.

The family of the victim said that Fayaz was killed by the troops without any provocation when he had gone outside his house.

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