Clashes erupt after forces lay siege to Kulgam village
Violent clashes broke out in Nelow village of Kulgam district of Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday night.
Sources said that army, Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) and Special Operations Group (SOG) of Jammu and Kashmir police launched cordon and search operation in Nelow village after inputs about presence of militants in the area.
The villagers came out of their houses and hurled stones and bricks on them.
“The forces retaliated by lobbing tear shells and firing pellets,” they said.