Two more youth martyred in occupied Kashmir

Srinagar, August 09, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops in their fresh act of state terrorism martyred one more youth in Baramulla district, today (Thursday). The troops killed the youth during the continued cordon and search operation in Rafiabad area of the district. This killing raised the number of the martyred youth to five in the area. Four youth were killed by the troops during, yesterday (Wednesday).

Meanwhile, an injured youth Arif Sofi succumbed at SMHS Hospital in Srinagar. He was admitted to the hospital after he received critical injuries due to torture by Indian agents in Kulgam district. Arif Sofi of Khudweni and Meraj Ahmed Dar of Havoora in Kulgam district were abducted from their homes on Tuesday evening by the Indian armed agents, locals said. They were found in injured condition yesterday (Wednesday) and were admitted to the hospital.

A family member of Arif Sofi told media men that a few villagers spotted Arif in an unconscious state near Moman area and rushed him to Qaimoh hospital from where he was referred to SMHS Hospital in Srinagar. “He succumbed to his injuries,” the family.

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