Three Kashmiri youth martyred by Indian forces in occupied Kashmir

Youth killed during cordon and search operation

News Desk March 28, 2019
More than 200 Kashmiris have been detained during overnight raids in Indian occupied Kashmir. PHOTO: AFP/FILE

Indian troops martyred three Kashmiri youth in the Shopian district of the Indian-occupied Kashmir (IoK), Radio Pakistan reported on Thursday.

The youth were killed during a 'cordon and search operation' in the Yarwan area of the district.

Two youth martyred by Indian forces in occupied Kashmir

A police official claimed that soldiers had cordoned off the area and commenced a search operation around 2:30 am.

In addition, occupying Indian forces belonging to the Rashtriya Rifles, the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) and the Special Operation Group launched a violent cordon and search operation at Yaroo in Langate area of Kupwara district.

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