“It is learnt that militants this evening barged inside the house of a Police constable at Kathuhaalan in the jurisdiction of Police Station Kellar and fired indiscriminately on the constable and his family,” a spokesperson said.
The police spokesperson in a statement said : “Militant this evening shot at and critically injured a police constable Rayees Ahmad Lone when they fired on him and his family indiscriminately. In this incident the constable sustained some grievous gunshot wounds and his sister Urfi Jan also received bullets injuries.”
“Both the injured constable and his sister were shifted to the hospital for the medical attention.
Police has registered a case in this regard and initiated the investigation, a police spokesperson said.