Srinagar: After it came to light that a girl was killed during ‘clashes’ between protesters and confidence army after Eid prayers in Anantnag, Kashmir military pronounced on Saturday that he died during a palm grenade explosion.
“The explain of a girl being killed during clashes is refuted. Preliminary review reveals that a palm grenade exploded ensuing in a genocide of Sheraz Ahmad due to crush injuries and his right palm got entirely damaged,” military pronounced in a statement, adding that serve sum are being awaited.
Earlier in a day, it was reported that Ahmed was harm during a clashes during Brakpora in Anantnag and after succumbed to his injuries. Another chairman was also harmed in a clashes in Safakadal.
Clashes between protesters and law-enforcing agencies were also reported from Sopore and Kupwara areas in north Kashmir, a central said.
In Pulwama, a throng protested opposite a murdering of a nine-year-old child on Friday in purported army firing, a military said.
Youth in Shopian city also resorted to mill pelting.
Police used rip gas shells and particle guns to sunder a crowd.
Meanwhile, thousands of Muslims offering prayers during a Hazratbal tabernacle as a invocation for a month-long fasting of Ramzan, officials said.
Big gatherings of Eid prayers were also reported from Sonawar and Soura Shrines in a heart of a city, they said, adding identical gatherings were hold during all districts domicile and vital towns of a Valley.
Kashmir has been on a boil given Thursday when maestro publisher Shujaat Bukhari was gunned down.
The Centre is also nonetheless to take a call on a prolongation of a Ramzan ceasefire, that finished on Saturday. Bukhari’s murder is expected to import significantly in a decision. Jammu and Kashmir military have described a murder as a apprehension attack, though it is not nonetheless transparent that outfit was behind it.
(With PTI inputs)