SRINAGAR: Apropos a news item published in a national daily, regarding tourists being injured in stone pelting at Dalgate area of Srinagar city and Awantipora, police toda said in a statement that as per District police authorities Srinagar no such incident of stone pelting took place in that area yesterday as reported by the newspaper.
Police investigation have also shown that no injuries to any body were reported from area. However two tourist got minor injuries on April 1, police. “They were given first aid and discharged immediately.There has been no intended or designed attack on any Tourist. It was because the vehicles came in middle an area where pelting was going on”, police said.
Media fraternity is requested to kindly verify such reports before publishing, police asked.