Police inspector shot at, injured in Batamaloo

Srinagar: A Jammu and Kashmir police inspector on deputation with Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) was wounded in a militant attack in Kashmir on Monday evening, official sources said.

They said militants fired at the police inspector identified as Sheikh Firdous of Dhobi Mohalla Batamaloo outside a local mosque.

He was immediately rushed to hospital for treatment where his condition is stated to be stable.

Soon after the incident, the area was cordoned and a hunt was launched to trace the attacker. Police are yet to issue any statement on the incident. (UNI)

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