Indian forces, on Friday, martyred another three Kashmiri youth in Kulgam district of the Indian Occupied Kashmir (IOK).
Indian troops conducted a ‘search and cordon’ operation in Nagnad Chimmer area of the Kulgam district and sealed off the entry and exit points of the area.
Three Kashmiris were martyred, whereas three Indian troops were injured in the firefight that followed.
The identities of the martyred Kashmiri youth are still unknown.
Meanwhile, Indian forces conducted search operations in various other areas of the disputed valley including Pulwama, Shopian, Islamabad, Kupwara, Baramulla and Bandipore districts, whereas another Kashmiri is reported to have been martyred in Kupwara – North Kashmir.
Veteran Kashmiri leader Syed Ali Gilani has condemned the new wave of Indian state sponsored terrorism in the valley. He has also raised his voice against the arrest of Ameer Hamza, General Secretary of Tehreek-e-Hurriyat Jammu and Kashmir stating that this will only further strengthen the resolve and determination of Kashmiri people against Indian occupation and atrocities.