Meanwhile, about half a dozen people with injuries have been admitted to various hospitals in Srinagar with bullet wounds.
In a related development, authorities have imposed curfew in several areas of Srinagar city and old town of south Kashmir township of Islamabad in view of mounting tensions and attempts by people to hold street demonstrations. Details are awaited.
(Inset: Muhammad Iqbal being shifted to SKIMS Hospital from SMHS Hospital. Color change has been done keeping in view viewer sensitivity)