A service rifle of a policeman was snatched by an unknown person at Khanqah-e-Maula area of Old City in Srinagar late Wednesday afternoon, sources said.
Reports said that an Insas rifle of a policeman guarding the Khanqah Shrine was snatched by some unknown person.
Police sources confirmed the incident.
Sources said that this is reportedly a first incident of rifle snatching in srinagar city.
Earlier, a number of such incidents took place in southern parts of Kashmir.