News about the mysterious death of a Srinagar youth in Mumbai led to protests in the city on Sunday. Agitators took to the streets at Nawab Bazar neighbourhood and clashed with police personnel.
Parvez Ahmad Teli’s body was recovered in Mumbai after he had gone missing a few days ago. Protesters accused the police of failing to act while separatists have blamed the government for Teli’s death. Hurriyat chairman Syed Ali Shah Geelani has said that Teli’s death could be the handiwork of intelligence agencies.
The police said that they were in touch with their counterparts in Mumbai.
This is the second mysterious death of a Kashmiri outside the state this year.