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Protesters pelt stones as forces cordon Shopian village

Reports said that 44RR of army and SOG of Jammu and Kashmir police launched a cordon and search operation in Wathoo village of the district following inputs about the presence of militants there.
Khalid Gul
Srinagar | Posted : Apr 21 2017 7:45PM | Updated: Apr 21 2017 7:48PM
Protesters pelt stones as forces cordon Shopian village
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Protesters on Friday pelted stones on government forces who were laying a siege to a village in south Kashmir’s Shopian district.

Reports said that 44RR of army and SOG of Jammu and Kashmir police launched a cordon and search operation in Wathoo village of the district following inputs about the presence of militants there.

As the cordon was being laid, youth took to streets and pelted stones at the forces.