Sopore: After killing of a youth by unknown gunmen on Wednesday evening in Harwan- Bomai Sopore, protests have erupted in the area since morning.
26 year old slain youth, identified as Arif Ahmad Sofi son of Mohammad Maqbool Sofi, local head of Peoples League, belonged to Wahipora area of Unisoo village.
Arif was the lone son of his parents who have three daughters.
People from the area have gathered and protested early morning while the body was on its way to native village.
According to his father, some unknown persons came to their house and dragged Arif out of house and pumped bullets on his body.
Arif was shifted to nearby hospital where doctors declared him brought dead. He was a Medical Representative by profession.