Srinagar, Aug. 5 (PTI): Three persons were injured on Saturday when soldiers in a convoy allegedly opened fire on youths who pelted stones at them.
A police officer said some army vehicles were passing through the SK Bala locality in Sumbol area of Bandipora on Saturday morning when a mob started pelting stones.
The soldiers allegedly opened fire to disperse the mob, injuring three persons. The injured have been referred to a hospital here, he said.
A similar incident took place at Harnag in Anantnag district but there were no casualties in the alleged Army firing there, the officer said.