Scores of persons were injured during intense clashes with the government forces in Redwani Bala area of Kulgam district on Tuesday following the killing of two militants in an encounter.
Reports said that soon after the gunfight broke out scores of the youth took to streets and clashed with the forces. Forces resorted to tear gas and pellets to chase away the protestors and resulting in injuries to several protesters.
Sources said that the injured youth were shifted to different hospitals for treatment.
Two militants and an army soldier were killed and two CRPF men injured in the gunfight.