Clashes in Srinagar, Anantnag after Eid prayers

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JK Bank

Massive clashes broke out between youth and government forces in Srinagar and Anantnag right after culmination of Eid prayers.

In Srinagar’s Eidgah area government forces lobbed teargas shells after groups of youth emerging from Eidgah grounds pelted stones at them and their bunkers.


This lead to massive clashes in the area.

Meanwhile intense  clashes between youth and government forces also erupted in south Kashmir’s Anantnag district during Eid prayers.

Reports said that intense clashes between forces and youth erupted near the Eidgah in Anantnag town.

They said that forces entered Eidgah and resorted to intense tear gas shelling after youth threw stones on them.

A journalist belonging to Sudharshan TV also sustained injuries during the clashes.