ISLAMABAD - Indian troops in their fresh act of State terrorism, martyred three Kashmiri youth in Mujgund area of Srinagar.

The youth were martyred during a cordon and search operation jointly launched by Indian Army’s Rashtriya Rifles and Special Operation Group of police.

Five houses were also destroyed by the troops during the operation.

The identity of the martyred youth could not yet be ascertained, Kashmir Media Service reported.

Inspector General of Police, Ravideep Sahi confirmed the killings.

Meanwhile, the killings triggered massive clashes in Mujgund and adjoining areas. The authorities suspended mobile and internet services in Srinagar immediately after the killings.

Earlier, five troops were injured in an attack in the same area.