Braid chopping incident trigger clashes in Sopore
SOPORE: Braid of a 40 year old woman was chopped off in Khushal Matoo area of Sopore town in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Friday early morning.
Reports said” that the woman (name withheld) was in kitchen at her home when unknown person sprayed something on her, knocking her unconscious, and chopped her braid. She was later taken to SDH Sopore in an unconscious state.
Meanwhile soon after the incident hundreds of people assemble at main Chowk area of town and started protest demonstration against the incident. However police reached the spot to foil the protest by lobbing scores of tear smoke shells to disperse the protesters, which trigger clashes in the area.
Meanwhile a complete shutdown was observed in Sopore town to mark as a protest of this fresh braid chopping incident in main town Sopore