Calling Noorbagh incident in which a youth was killed as “road accident”, Jammu and Kashmir police on Saturday said “action has been initiated” into it.
However, a video of the incident which has gone viral across social media websites is contradictory to the police claim.The video shot from a house shows a police vehicle knocking down a protestor during clashes with the protesters.On micro blogging website, police said: “Police has taken cognizance of the noorbagh road accident incident of today. Necessary legal action involving the police vehicle has been initiated.@JmuKmrPolice”.
The deceased youth was identified as Adil Ahmad. The clashes broke out in Srinagar localities following a firefight between militants and government in Chattabal area, while protestors also clashed with forces fighting militants near gunfight site.The gunfight ended with the killing of three militants.