Srinagar: A sensational video showing stone pelters attacking security forces in Kashmir has gone viral.
It showed alleged stone pelters attacking the security forces in Kashmir. It was aired by a private news channel.
In the video it is seen that a mob surrounding a police vehicle and attacking police personnel with sticks and stones.
The authenticity of the video could not be independently verified.
Reports said police were ascertaining the origin of the video and trying to identify the location in which it was shot.
Sources said the video was reportedly shot in south Kashmir.
The video comes on the backdrop of a massive operation by the security forces, in which civilians, as well as one Army jawan, were killed in the Kashmir valley.
Jammu and Kashmir politicians continue to blame the security forces and urged that the forces should go soft on the civilian attackers.
National Conference leader Farooq Abdullah called for the use of water cannons on stone pelters.