As the news of the youth's death spread in the city, hundreds of people have taken to the streets raising anti-government and pro-freedom slogans.
Paramilitary and police forces have again opened fire at protesters at Rambagh on the Airport Road. Details about the incident are awaited.
Elsewhere in Srinagar and the rest of the Valley life continues to remain on a standstill as authorities have imposed undeclared curfew in several areas of Srinagar to quell the planned protests today.
Paramilitary and police forces have been deployed in strength, closing down several neighborhoods and enforcing restrictions on civilian movement. Further details are awaited.