IOK: Girl died of wounds recieved in Indian troops' fire

IOK: Girl died of wounds recieved in Indian troops' fire

In occupied Kashmir, a teenage girl injured in the firing of Indian troops in Khudwani area of Kulgam district on Thursday succumbed to her injuries on Saturday.

According to Kashmir Media Service, the 14-year-old girl, Muskan Jan, was critically injured when the troops resorted to indiscriminate firing after an attack by unknown gunmen at an army camp stationed in Kashmir Agriculture University campus in Khudwani on Thursday morning. She was moved to a hospital in Srinagar where succumbed to her injuries after staying in coma.

Thousands of people participated in her funeral prayer amid pro-freedom and anti-India slogans. She was laid to rest at her ancestral graveyard at Wanigung, Qaimoh. 

Meanwhile, another youth Ashfaq Ahmed Ganai who was shot at near an Indian Army camp in Chattergam area of Budgam district last evening also succumbed to injuries at Soura Institute of Medical Sciences in Srinagar, today.

On the other hand, bullet-riddled dead body of abducted former Special Police Officer was recovered from an orchard in Nikloora area of Pulwama district. He abducted from his native Reben area of Shopian district by unknown persons.