Civilian killed as forces open fire at stone pelting mob in Jammu Kashmir

Friday, Jun 16, 2017,8:53 IST By joji A A A

Srinagar | A 22-year-old man died as security forces opened fire on a stone-pelting mob in Rangreth area on the outskirts of the city Thursday, police said.
A group of youth pelted the security forces’ vehicles with stones at Rangreth, a police official said Friday.
The security personnel opened fire to chase away the protestors in which one person was injured.
Nazir Ahmad was rushed to SKIMS hospital at Soura in a critical condition where he succumbed on the intervening night of June 15 and 16, the official said.