Shutdown in Sopore against killing of youth by troops

Srinagar, May 31, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, complete shutdown is being observed in Sopore area of Baramulla district, today, against the killing of two youth by Indian troops. The youth, Aasif Ahmed War and Naseer Ahmed Mir, were martyred by the troops during a cordon and search operation in Dangarpora area of Sopore town, yesterday. All shops and other business establishments are closed while traffic is off the road in Sopore and its adjoining areas to protest against the killing of the youth.

Eyewitnesses said that people from Sopore and its neighbouring areas are visiting the residences of both the martyred youth at Warpora and Brath Kalan in the town to offer condolences to the bereaved families.

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