Bhat belonging to Haal village had sustained a bullet injury when protesters clashed with the security forces after LeT divisional commander Abu Dujana and his associate, Arif, were killed in a gunfight with the security forces in Hakripora village on Tuesday.
Bhat was admitted in the super-specialty ward of SKIMS hospital in a critical condition on Tuesday.
Another youth had also died on Tuesday after being hit by a bullet during protests in Kakapora town of the same district.
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