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If police or the authorities do not interfere in the public meetings the stone pelting or any reaction without any provocation is unjustified.
Syed Ali Shah Geelani, the firebrand separatist leader was one such Kashmir leader who joined issue with those holding opposite view and "justified pelting of police and Indian paramilitary forces by mobs" which has become a routine post-Friday prayer affair in summer capital Srinagar.
The images were convincing enough to persuade several former skeptics that some new type of water-bearing object is pelting Earth's atmosphere.
He said Pakistan was fuelling the stone- pelting culture in the Valley by provoking the local youths and asking separatist leaders to stoke the fire.
The mobs grew restless and the miscreants among them began pelting stones at vehicles passing in front of the collector's office.
But the behaviour of teenagers in the borough did not help pave the way for true trick or treaters who had doors shut in their face or unopened because of the egg pelting.
In one of the incidents, a man suffered leg-injury when an unruly mob that had blocked the National Highway and was indulging in heavy stone pelting at Tengpora, Bypass, Srinagar was chased away by the police and security forces, said an official release.
The riot- hit area remained by and large peaceful, save for a few stone- pelting incidents.
6 (ANI): Three persons were killed and 14 others injured as security forces allegedly opened fire on a stone pelting mob in Baramulla district of Jammu and Kashmir on Monday.
He said some youths who were interrogated had revealed that people were being paid about Rs 100 a day for pelting stones.
23 (ANI): Heavy stone pelting has been reported from Prichoo Pulwama, Muran chowk, Rajpora chowk, Tahab and at the police station in Pulwama.
22 (ANI): Barring stray incidents of stone pelting in Chatabal , Srinagar and Alialpora, Shopian areas in which eight persons received minor injuries, the overall situation remained peaceful across the valley on Sunday.