In Bijbehara area of South Kashmir’s District Anantnag, police attended a “terror” crime spot following reports of an attack by the militants in the area, police said on Thursday.
Officers attending the spot learnt that one individual was shot at by the militants at about 1745 hrs nearby Thajiwara in Bijbehara. He has been identified as Mohd Ismail resident of Bijbehara aged about 60 years, the spokesman said.
Ismail has received gunshot injuries in the attack and has been evacuated to a hospital for medical treatment.
Police have registered a case in this regard. Officers from the local police unit are at the spot and are investigating the circumstances which led to this incident, the spokesman in a statement said.