Anantnag, Sep 08: Protesters here in South Kashmir’s Anantnag district set ablaze a Police Rakshak and thrashed some cops including an officer.
Witnesses told Fast Kashmir that a peaceful protest rally was carried out by people against the killings of Rohingya Muslims in Burma from Jamia Masjid Sherbagh in Anantnag district.
Witnesses added that amid pro-freedom and anti-Myanmar slogans the protesters marched towards Lal Chowk. The protesters were agitated when they were intercepted by a police party and they hurled stones on them.
“As police started charged the protesters with canes, some of the protesters lost cool and they thrashed some of the cops including an Assistant Sub-Inspector who is posted at Khanabal Police Choki.
A Police official said that some of the protesters attacked a Police Rakshak and set it on fire outside DC office Anantnag.