Complete shutdown observed in IOK against Killing of two youth

An Indian paramilitary trooper stands guard in Srinagar

CM Mehbooba Mufti discussed the matter with Defense Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and expressed anguish, officials said.

Two boys, Javed Ahmed Bhat and Suhail Javed Lone were killed by the Army when their convey was pelted with stones on Saturday.

The Army convoy which came under attack by stone-pelting youth in Ganowpora village at 3 pm on Saturday was on its way to Maspora from 12 Sector Headquarters at Balpora in Shopian.

"Injured persons were shifted to nearby hospital for advanced treatment".

The incident comes just two days after two militants and a teenager were killed in the same district during an encounter between security forces and ultras.

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A senior police officer confirmed that an FIR was filed at the Shopian police station against the army's 10th Garhwal unit.

Rising Kashmir has learnt that he has informed DC Shopian Mohammad Aijaz Khan to ascertain the facts about the death of the youth.

Authorities suspended mobile internet services in the districts of Pulwama, Anantnag, Kulgam and Shopian and reduced the speed of broadband internet services to 128 kbps in the rest of the Valley, PTI reported. A defence spokesman maintained that the soldiers opened fire in self defence. "They tried to set the vehicle on fire", read the statement. "A junior commissioned officer accompanying the convoy got hit on the head and fell unconscious suffering serious injury", he claimed. "The violent crowd further closed in towards the vehicles and attempted to set them on fire". Another youth, who sustained bullet injuries, is in critical condition and is battling for his life at the Sher-I-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences in Srinagar.

Former chief Minister Omar Abdullah said on Twitter, 'Violence in Kabul is tragic.

The killings took place on a day when outgoing commander of the XV corps Lt Gen JS Sandhu briefed Governor NN Vohra on the overall security situation in Kashmir on the culmination of his extended tenure before moving out to army headquarters.

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