Gunfight erupts at Reban Sopore, clashes too; Internet, Schools shut

Adnan Dar
9th September, 2017

Gunshots were heard amid CASO in Reban village 3 kms in the outskirts of Sopore.

Reports reaching from The Varmul Post’s correspondent present on spot said gunshots were heard continuously from the gunfight site at 8:45 am. Reports also added some blasts were also heard in the area.

Meanwhile reports from the gunfight site said minor clashes erupted in Nowpora kalan and Hadipora the entry points to the Reban village where forces have put restrictions for civilian moment. Forces used tearsmoke shells to disperse the stone throwing youth.

Earlier, authorities decided to suspend mobile telephony and internet services in the district. All educational institutes in Sopore town were closed also by the order from additional deputy commissioner Sopore.