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Protesters clash with security forces in Kashmir’s Bandipora, woman injured

Protesters clashed with security forces in Bandipora during a cordon-and-search operation.

india Updated: Nov 27, 2017 17:22 IST
Indo Asian News Service
Indo Asian News Service
Indo Asian News Service, Srinagar
Bandipora,Jammu and Kashmir,Hajin
Paramilitary troopers stands guard during a one-day strike called by Kashmiri separatist in downtown Srinagar on November 27, 2017. (AFP)

Protesters clashed with security forces in Bandipora district of Jammu and Kashmir on Monday, in which a woman was injured, police said.

The clashes erupted after security forces launched an operation against militants in Hajin area.

Police said as security forces launched a cordon-and-search operation in Hajin area, protesters clashed with them to disrupt it.

The woman, who sustained pellet injuries in her legs, was shifted to a hospital for treatment.

First Published: Nov 27, 2017 17:22 IST