Pulwama: Two non-locals sustained injuries after suspected militants fired upon them in Nowpora Litar village of South Kashmir’s Pulwama district.
Police sources said that militants fired upon the duo at around 7:10 pm. They said the duo identified as Surinder Singh son of Bishan Singh and Dheeraj Dut son of Susheel Dut, both residents of Pathankot Punjab were shifted to District hospital Pulwama.
A doctor at Pulwama hospital told KNT that Surinder Singh had suffered a bullet injury in the chest and was referred to SMHS Hospital Srinagar. He said Dheeraj Dut is undergoing treatment in Pulwama hospital and he has sustained bullet injuries in the leg.
Police, Army, and CRPF rushed to the spot after the incident. They launched a search operation that was underway till the filing of this report. (KNT)