Two youth injured after army opens fire in Pulwama


Two youth were injured when army opened fire at them after they allegedly ignored a signal to stop at Bandzoo area of Pulwama in south Kashmir.

A police officer said at around 18:15 hours, army signalled to stop a motorcyclist along with pillion at Bandzoo Pulwama.

“The motorcyclist ignored the signal and tried to flee from the spot after which army fired few gunshots due to which they suffered injuries,” he said.

The injured were identified as Shahid Farooq son of Farooq of Prichoo Pulwama and Suhail Ahad Dar.

Both the injured have been shifted to Srinagar hospital for specialized treatment. (GNS)


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