ISLAMABAD - Indian troops in their fresh act of state terrorism, martyred one youth in Kulgam district. The troops killed youth Dawood Ahmad Sheikh, a resident of Qaimoh village during a siege and search operation in Buchroo area of the district, Kashmir Media Service reported.

An Indian police official claimed that the youth was killed during an exchange of gunfire. Meanwhile, people are protesting against the siege and search operation in the area. When reports last came in the situation was tense in the area and siege and search operation was still going on in the area.