Fierce clashes have been reported in the Nowhatta area of Srinagar after the Friday Prayers. According to the reports, locals threw stones on the forces deployed near the Jama Masjid in the area. The forces fired tear smoke shells to disperse the protesters.
The protests are going on when this report was filed. More details awaited.
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