Another civilian succumbs, toll reaches two
Srinagar: Another civilian has reportedly succumbed to injuries at a local Hopsital in Pulwama, witnesses said.
They said that the civilian identified as Abid Hussain Lone of Kareemabad was injured after forces used live ammunition, pellets and tear gas to chase away protesters near the gunfight site that left three militants dead.
Abid was shifted to district hospital Pulwama where doctors declared him dead on arrival.
Earlier, another civilian, identified as Amir Ahmad Palla, a resident of Ashminder village of Pulwama, was killed during the forces’ action.