Government forces on Monday night allegedly vandalized dozens of shops and vehicles in Vehil village of Shopian after locals burst firecrackers to celebrate Pakistan’s win over Sri Lanka in the ongoing Champions Trophy in England.
Local sources said that youth burst firecrackers to celebrate the Pakistan cricket team at around 10:30 pm last night.
Many shopkeepers alleged that their merchandise was missing following the raid.
Locals took to streets today morning and staged massive protests against the government forces.
SP Shopian A S Dinkar said he would ascertain what has happened in the village. ( Source Greater Kashmir )