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Published:February 10th, 2012 14:43 EST
Indian Kashmir: Ashiq Ahmad Rather Killed in Army Gun Fire

Indian Kashmir: Ashiq Ahmad Rather Killed in Army Gun Fire

By SOP newswire2

Srinagar, Indian: A youth Ashiq Ahmad Rather of north Kashmir was killed in an Army ambush late this evening.

Reports said that the Indian Army had laid an ambush in Rafiabad area of Baramulla District in which the boy was trapped and killed. The incident occurred at around 9 PM

Confirming the incident, PRO Indian Army Kashmir JS Brar told The SOP that he was colleting the details about the incident.

Meanwhile, massive protests rocked the area late this evening after the killing of a youth in army firing.

Reports said that locals took to streets soon after the incident and held strong protests. They were demanding strong action against Army personal involved in the killing.

By Amin Masoodi