● 2 Women Found Dead
● They Were Raped, Murdered: Family
Srinagar, May 30: Two young women were Saturday found dead in mysterious circumstances in South Kashmir’s Shopian district triggering massive protests as their family and local people alleged that the duo were raped and murdered by the armed forces. The authorities clamped curfew in the town which the protesters defied. Fifty persons, including several policemen, were injured in the clashes.
The bodies of Neelofar Jan wife of Shakeel Ahmad Ahangar and Aasiya Jan daughter of Abdul Gani Ajangar, both residents of Bungam, were found near Rambiara nullah around 6 am at some distance from a CRPF camp.
According to locals, Aasiya, 17, and her pregnant sister-in-law, Neelofar, 24, were missing since Friday evening aft…