According to a police statement about killing of three civilians in Kulgam district of South Kashmir today, “an army patrol in District Kulgam while moving through Hawoora Mishipora area this afternoon was pelted by miscreants.”
“Consequently army tried to disperse the miscreants and in the process five individuals sustained injuries,” read the statement.
It also added that the injured persons were evacuated to nearby hospital.
“However, later three persons succumbed to the injuries including a girl while the other two individuals are stated to be stable. Police has started investigation into the matter.”