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Civilian killed in clashes at Kulgam encounter site; injured trooper succumbs

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Srinagar, April 11-CNS: A youth has has been killed after being hit by a bullet near the encounter site in Khudwani Kulgam. Reports said that a 28 year old youth Sharjeel Ahmad was hit by a bullet in his abdomen near the encounter site.
Police said that locals tried to disrupt the anti militant opeartion at Wani Mohalla Khudwani by pelting stones on the security forces. During this a youth was injured and was taken to the hospital and finally he succumbed to his injuries at DH Janglat Mandi Anantnag.
Earlier three security personnel were injured in the encounter and a trooper among them has succumbed to his injuries at the Army’s 92 Base Hospital in Srinagar.
Internet has been suspended in the area and reinforcements have been called in to tackle the law and order situation. (CNS)