One civilian has been killed during the ongoing clashes in Kandalan area of South Kashmir district, Shopian on Tuesday.
Sources told The Kashmiriyat that a civilian identified as Tamsheel Khursheed was shot by government forces near the encounter site.
Tamsheel who was shot in his head is a resident of Vehil area in Shopian is aged 16.
Intense clashes erupted at the site where the encounter started this morning between militants and government forces. Two militants have been as the encounter has ended.
Author: Skinder Gul
Skinder Reports for The Kashmiriyat from District Pulwama