Photo : Peerzada Waseem
Baramulla : Shutdown , Clashes witnessed in Handwara town in north kashmir’s Kupwara district on Saturday after students hit to streets and chased with forces.
Photo : Peerzada Waseem/KD
According to witnesses scores of students of Government Degree college Handwara in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district saturday held massive protests against what they called highhandedness of forces particularly against student community in Kashmir.
Reports and eye witnesses said that within no time students protest turned into massive clashes in which dozens of students received injuries by forces action.
They said that forces resorted to tear smoke shelling against the protesting students creating tension in the area which forces shopkeepers to shut their shops and with the affect of students protest whole market shuts and affects transport movement as well in the town.
Meanwhile clashes were going on when filed this report.
2015 Kashmir Despatch