Protests erupt in Srinagar

Protests erupt in Srinagar

Srinagar, 17 October: People took to streets in the Habba Kadal area of Downtown in Srinagar against the alleged detention of youth and damaging of property by paramilitary men last night. The walk on the streets soon took shape of massive protests in the downtown area.

Image Courtesy - Greater Kashmir
Image Courtesy – Greater Kashmir

There are allegations by locals that Men belonging to Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) last night detained some youth from the locality.

The locals further alleged that the CRPF men also broke windows of private residences and vehicles in the area.

At the time of reporting the situation in the area was tense and to bring the protest under control, police and paramilitary forces were deployed.

With inputs from Greater Kashmir

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