Srinagar, Feb 28: A former militant was injured seriously after shot at by unknown gunmen at Main Town Tral in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Wednesday evening.
Official sources said that the former militant namely Aijaz Ahmad Shah (38) son of Ali Mohammad, a resident of Tral received bullet wounds in his legs after fired upon by the gunmen at around 6:20 pm near Gol Masjid Tral.
Shah was immediately shifted to nearby hospital where from he was referred to Srinagar for specialized treatment, they said.
A police spokesman in a statement issued to GNS said: “Today at about 06:20 PM some unknown militants fired upon Aijaz Ahmad Shah. He was immediately taken to SDH Tral wherefrom he has been referred to SMHS Hospital Srinagar for treatment. His condition is stated to be critical”. (GNS)