NC, PDP supporters clash in Kashmir

 Supporters of ruling National Conference and opposition PDP on Sunday clashed in Sonawari Assembly segment of Bandipora district in Kashmir where campaigning is taking place for the state polls.

Srinagar: Supporters of ruling National Conference and opposition PDP on Sunday clashed in Sonawari Assembly segment of Bandipora district in Kashmir where campaigning is taking place for the state polls.

The clashes broke out between rival supporters of two political parties in Asham area of Bandipora district this evening, resulting in damage to several vehicles, police said.

However, no one was injured in the incident, they said.

Meanwhile, Yasir Reshi, PDP candidate from Sonawari, which will go to polls on November 25 in the first phase, alleged that National Conference workers had "orchestrated" an attack on his motorcade.

There are nine candidates in the fray for Sonawari Assembly seat, including National Conference leader and Higher Education Minister Mohammad Akbar Lone.

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