Clashes near Qazigund gunfight site: Five referred to Srinagar including youth with bullet injury in throat, a dozen injured
Anantnag: Five injured in clashes between forces and protesters near encounter site at Chogam Qazigund, have been referred to Srinagar for specialized treatment. Among the referred four have bullet injuries and one was hit with pellet gun in eyes.
“Two among the referred have bullet injury in abdomen and another in throat. They have been referred to SKIMS in critical conditions,” hospital sources said.
Two among the injured with bullet have been referred to bone and joint hospital Srinagar.
According to Anantnag hospital officials the injured were identified as :
1:Javed Ahmad s/o M Yousuf r/o chogam, has pellet injury in right eye.
2: Umar s/o Gul Mohammad, R/o Panzath has pellet injury in right eye and has been referred to Sgr (SMHS).
3: Adil s/s Gulam Mohammad r/o Qazigund, has fire injury in leg and has been referred to Bone and Joint hospital Barzulla Sgr.
4: Suhail Ahmad s/o Mohamamd Hussain r/o Babpora, has fire injury in left leg and has also been referred to B&J hospital Sgr.
5: Mohmmad Amin S/o Bashir Ahmad r/o Qazigund, has pellet injury in head and face.
6: Aijaz Ahmad S/O Mohamad Yaqoob R/O churath, has pellet injury in eye.
7: Munir s/o Gulam hassan r/o Qazigund, has pellet injury in neck.
8: Salib S/O Ghulam Hassan R/O Chawalgam, has pellet injury in left leg.
9: Imran S/O Abdul Majeed R/O Chowgam, has pellet injury in left leg.
10: Muzaffar ahmad, s/o ghulam Hassan r/o kulgam, has bullet injury in abdomen refereed to SKIMS in critical condition.
11: Asif ahmad s/o Mohmmad Jabbar r/o Kulgam divsar, has pellet injury in forehead.
12: Rouf Ahmad ganei s/o Abdul salam Ganei r/o Anchidora Anantnag, has bullet injury in throat, referred to SKIMS in critical conditions.
Massive clashes erupted near encounter site in Chogam were forces killed five local militants on Saturday morning during cordon and search operation that were launched late friday night.
As forces zeroed in, hiding militants opened fire leading to gunfight, officials said.
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