Kashmir: Residents protest after army allegedly goes berserk in Ashtengoo village

The residents alleged that army men broke window panes of residential houses and damaged several vehicles parked on the road side here.

Ejaz-ul-haq Bhat
Bandipora, Publish Date: Jun 19 2017 2:47PM | Updated Date: Jun 19 2017 2:47PM
Kashmir: Residents protest after army allegedly goes berserk in Ashtengoo villagePhoto: Greater Kashmir

Army on Monday allegedly went berserk in Ashtengoo village of north Kashmir's Bandipora district after their cavalcade was pelted stones with stones.

The residents alleged that army men broke window panes of residential houses and damaged several vehicles parked on the road side here.

"They broke everything that came their way in the village. They unleashed a reign of terror in the area," they said.

The residents later held a protest demonstration and blocked Bandipora-Sopore road to register their protest.

A senior police official of the district said that a cavalcade of army which passed through the village came under stone pelting. "The situation has been brought under control," he said.


Latest News

  1. Kashmir: Three militants escape the seige after protests in Bashir Lashkari's village
  2. Kashmir: Three militants escape the seige after protests in Bashir Lashkari's village
  1. Three Hurriyat (G) leaders scheduled to face NIA officers in New Delhi tomorrow arrested
  2. Three Hurriyat (G) leaders scheduled to face NIA officers in New Delhi tomorrow arrested
  1. Suresh Prabhu lays foundation of survey work on Bilaspur-Manali-Leh Railway line in Leh
  2. Suresh Prabhu lays foundation of survey work on Bilaspur-Manali-Leh Railway line in Leh
  1. Salahuddin a symbol of Kashmir freedom movement, says United Jihad Council
  2. Salahuddin a symbol of Kashmir freedom movement, says United Jihad Council
  1. Lal Singh flags off first batch of Amaranth Yatra from Lakhanpur
  2. Lal Singh flags off first batch of Amaranth Yatra from Lakhanpur
  1. Rana visits Eidgahs in Jammu, offer Eid greetings to Muslims
  2. Rana visits Eidgahs in Jammu, offer Eid greetings to Muslims
  1. Kashmir: Legislator Rasheed leads protest against alleged army high-handedness in Handwara village
  2. Kashmir: Legislator Rasheed leads protest against alleged army high-handedness in Handwara village
  1. Governor reviews arrangements at Amarnath cave, base camps in Kashmir Himalayas
  2. Governor reviews arrangements at Amarnath cave, base camps in Kashmir Himalayas
  1. Hundreds rally in PaK-administered Kashmir capital against US action on Hizb Chief Salahuddin
  2. Hundreds rally in PaK-administered Kashmir capital against US action on Hizb Chief Salahuddin
  1. US action on Salahuddin unjustified, will keep backing Kashmir struggle: Pakistan
  2. US action on Salahuddin unjustified, will keep backing Kashmir struggle: Pakistan
  1. Kashmir's Mirwaiz thanks Iran's Ayotallah Khamenei for rallying behind Kashmir struggle
  2. Kashmir's Mirwaiz thanks Iran's Ayotallah Khamenei for rallying behind Kashmir struggle
  1. Pro-Burhan, Azadi slogans raised after Eid prayers in Kishtwar district of Jammu and Kashmir
  2. Pro-Burhan, Azadi slogans raised after Eid prayers in Kishtwar district of Jammu and Kashmir
  1. Iranian leader Ayotallah Ali Khamenei calls Muslims world over to support Kashmiri struggle
  2. Iranian leader Ayotallah Ali Khamenei calls Muslims world over to support Kashmiri struggle
  1. China accuses Indian troops of crossing boundary in Sikkim sections
  2. China accuses Indian troops of crossing boundary in Sikkim sections
  1. Kashmir: Picnic trip turns tragic; teenage girl killed, four injured in road accident
  2. Kashmir: Picnic trip turns tragic; teenage girl killed, four injured in road accident
  1. Hizb-ul-Mujahideen Chief Syed Salahuddin punished as Modi visits US
  2. Hizb-ul-Mujahideen Chief Syed Salahuddin punished as Modi visits US
  1. Implement GST from July 1 in Jammu and Kashmir: Arun Jaitley asks CM Mehbooba Mufti
  2. Implement GST from July 1 in Jammu and Kashmir: Arun Jaitley asks CM Mehbooba Mufti
  1. Jammu and Kashmir CM offers Eid prayers at Ziyarat Syed sahab Sonwar
  2. Jammu and Kashmir CM offers Eid prayers at Ziyarat Syed sahab Sonwar
  1. UJC issues week-long programme on Burhan Wani's anniversary in Kashmir, calls for strike on July 8, 13
  2. UJC issues week-long programme on Burhan Wani's anniversary in Kashmir, calls for strike on July 8, 13
  1. Teen electrocuted to death at Eidgah in central Kashmir village
  2. Teen electrocuted to death at Eidgah in central Kashmir village
  1. Hundreds march for freedom after Eid prayers in central Kashmir
  2. Hundreds march for freedom after Eid prayers in central Kashmir
  1. South Kashmir: Five police officers, several civilians injured in Anantnag clashes
  2. South Kashmir: Five police officers, several civilians injured in Anantnag clashes
  1. Joint resolution passed amid pro-freedom slogans, resistance leadership salutes resilience of Kashmiris
  2. Joint resolution passed amid pro-freedom slogans, resistance leadership salutes resilience of Kashmiris
  1. Clashes, pro-freedom protests on Eid day in parts of Kashmir valley
  2. Clashes, pro-freedom protests on Eid day in parts of Kashmir valley
  1. North Kashmir: Over a dozen injured in clashes on Eid day in Sopore
  2. North Kashmir: Over a dozen injured in clashes on Eid day in Sopore