SRINAGAR: Indian-occupied forces in its fresh act of state terrorism martyred five Kashmiris in Kulgam district on Sunday.
According to Kashmir Media service, the troops killed the youth during a cordon and search operation in Kellam area of the district. The operation was jointly launched by Indian army’s 9 Rashtriya Rifles, Central Reserve Police Force and Special Operation Group of police. The troops also destroyed a house during the operation.
The occupying forces have suspended internet and phone services in the district with train services being suspended in South Kashmir.
Dozens were injured when troops fired pellets on protesters in the village, who were protesting against the operation and subsequent killing of the youth by the Indian forces in the area.