Youth killed in firing in Budgam district of J&K; Mirwaiz placed under house arrest

Authorities have placed several separatist leaders including moderate Hurriyat Conference chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq under "preventive" house arrest.

Three persons were injured when CRPF personnel opened fire to break up a demonstration at Narbal in central Kashmir's Budgam district. The injured were rushed to a hospital here where one of them identified as Suhail Ahmed Sofi succumbed to injuries.

The other youths are undergoing treatment, police said without elaborating on their condition.

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