Indian troops martyr two in occupied Kashmir

Youth were killed during a 'cordon and search' operation

News Desk April 13, 2019
Indian-occupied Kashmir (IoK). PHOTO: AFP

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

The individuals were killed during a ‘cordon and search’ operation in the Gahand area of the district.

Two youth martyred by Indian forces in occupied Kashmir

On April 12, a 12-year-old boy was martyred as Indian forces continued their state-sanctioned brutality in the occupied valley.

According to Kashmir Media Service, Indian troops conducted a ‘cordon-and-search’ operation in IoK's Kupwara district during which the minor lost his life. In response to the brutal act of violence, protests were held all across the district while the authorities suspended internet services.

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On February 14, a deadly suicide attack in IoK’s Pulwama district killed at least 44 Indian paramilitary soldiers. The suicide bombing took place when a car rammed a bus carrying troops belonging to the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF).