Srinagar, Nov 2: Five persons, including an old man of 65 year age, were injured in fresh kashmir violence , officials said on wednessday.
Ghulam Ahmad, 65, was taken to a hospital in very critical condition police officer said.
Police said a clash controlable in Soura area of Srinagar when security forces cordoned off a locality in a crackdown to arrest some youths wanted in cases of stone-pelting.
Residents of srinagar threw stones at the security forces who retaliated with batons and tear gas shells.
Authorities have rushed to the place to bring the situation calm as clashes continue talken place.