Scores have been injured in clashes with government forces in Chattergam area of central Kashmir’s Budgam district where two militants, including top Lashkar commander Naveed Jatt and his aide, were killed in a gunfight.
According to reports clashes erupted while the gunfight was going on in Kathpora village of Chattergam area.
More than a dozen people have suffered injuries, with one person suffering pellet injury in the eye while another has suffered a bullet injury in the thigh. Meanwhile three injured have been referred to Srinagar’s SMHS hospital for treatment,
The clashes were going on while this report was being filed.