Two youth arrested in Shopian


Srinagar: Two youth were arrested during a nocturnal raid by the government forces in Saidpora-Bala village of South Kashmir’s Shopian district last night, reports said.

Reports quoted family members said that forces raided their houses late last night and picked up the two youth without telling them the reason.

They identified said duo as Muhammad Irfan Naikoo son of Farooq Ahmad Naikoo and Muhammed Shafi Naikoo son Muhammed Mansoor Naikoo.

Meanwhile, the villagers have alleged that the forces also beat up other civilians during the raids.

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