Two girls have suffered bullet injuries during the ongoing clashes with government forces at the encounter site in Nadigam village of southern Kashmir’s Shopian district Tuesday morning.

The girls have been referred to Srinagar hospital for treatment.

As per reports government forces fired indiscriminately on protesters who were throwing  stones at them after clashes  erupted following the killing of  four  militants  in a gunfight with government forces in the village.

A para commando was also killed during the gunfight while three others were injured.