Quarantine Mess: Girl injured after locals clashes with police in central Kashmir

As the people started assembling in large number, policemen present their tried to disperse them while they raised anti-police slogans. People alleged that police beat up a 19 year old girl who was shifted to hospital.

BUDGAM: Clashes erupt in the premises of a quarantine centre here in Nagam Chadoora after people quarantined in the building and their relatives accused administration of delay in declaring the tests of quarantined people.

Eyewitnesses told KNT that the relatives of the quarantined people assembled in the premises of Quarantine Centre and alleged that despite taking samples on 12 May at Udhampur, the test reports are awaited.

As the people started assembling in large number, policemen present their tried to disperse them while they raised anti-police slogans. People alleged that police beat up a 19 year old girl who was shifted to hospital.

A series of videos of this incident have gone viral. In one of the videos, a cop can be seen chasing and hurling abuses on a local.

A police official said that miscreants tried to create ruckus inside the quarantine centre, and they were dispersed peacefully. KNT

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