J&K : DySP among 6 policemen injured as protestors set Police vehicle ablaze

Srinagar, Sep 08 : Six policemen were injured Friday as protestors set ablaze a police vehicle and clashed with forces over the issue of Rohingya Muslims in Anantnag district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said.

A police official said that Deputy Superintendent of Police Mohammad Yousuf was beaten by protesters and his bullet proof police vehicle set ablaze during clashes between protestors and law enforcing personnel.

He said the injured officer has been taken the district hospital for treatment.

Clashes broke out soon after Friday prayers as a large number of people protested against the persecution of Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar.