Army on Thursday allegedly beat a Tavera driver resulting in protests and minor stone pelting at Tanchi Bagh area of Pampore township.
Reports said that police immediately reached the spot and took away both army vehicle and Tavera. The army personnel allegedly thrashed a Tavera driver for not giving side to their vehicle, sources said.
They said that seeing a driver being thrashed by the soldiers, people around started protesting against it resulting in a massive traffic jam.
SHO Pampore Manzoor Ahmad confirmed the incident said, “The driver was asked for the identity by the army personnel. He refused to show his identity which infuriated them and they beat him.”
He said that the situation is now normal and everything is now under control.