Unknown gunmen on Sunday shot at and injured PSO of National Conference leader Peer Tauqeer Ahmad at Hiller area of Kokernag in south Kashmir’s Anantnag district.
Reports said that that unknown person fired upon the cop identified as Reyaz Ahmad who is a Personal Security Officer (PSO) of NC leader.
They said that the incident occurred when the NC leader Syed Tawqeer Shah was returning from the area where he had gone to attend the party workers meeting.
An official said that he has received bullet injuries and was immediately rushed to the hospital for treatment.
Soon after the incident a joint team of army and SOG launched a cordon-and-search operation in the area to nab the assailants.