KL News Network
Forces on Saturday resorted to tear smoke shelling to disperse the protesters in Palhallan, Pattan who were trying to march towards the highway.
Local said that clashes started in volatile Palhallan area soon after Zuhar prayers.
They said that protesting youth were trying to march towards the Srinagar-Muzaffarabad highway, but were stopped by the government forces near the local government higher secondary School at Naik Mohalla.
Youth pelted stones on the forces resulting in heavy clashes which were going on when reports last came in.