Srinagar, Jan 27 (PTI) A person was today killed allegedly in firing by security forces on a group of violent protesters in Jammu and Kashmir’s Shopian district, police officials said. Also Read - West Bengal Assembly Elections 2021: Shiv Sena Extends Supports to TMC, Says Won’t Fight in State

The protesters pelted stones on a convoy of security forces passing through Ganovpora village in the district, the officials said. Also Read - Live Score India vs England 2021 4th Test Day 1: Axar, Ashwin Combine to Bowl ENG Out For 205

Security forces fired a few rounds in the air to chase the protesters away. Three persons were injured in the clash, they said. Also Read - Ranveer Singh's Diamond-Studded Wrist Watch is Super Stunning And Super Expensive - Guess The Price

One of the injured persons, identified as Javaid Ahmad Bhat, later succumbed to injuries, the officials said.

He said more details were awaited.

This is published unedited from the PTI feed.