A 28-year-old man who was injured critically after shot at by unidentified gunmen on March 21 in south Kashmir’s Kulgam district succumbed to injuries on Tuesday at SKIMS Soura.
Reports said that a youth identified as Waseem Ahmad son of Muhammad Amin a resident of Turigam village in Kulgam district was fired upon by unknown gunmen on March 21. In the incident, Sameer sustained critical injuries.
Waseem was subsequently evacuated to a nearby hospital and then SKIMS Soura for advanced treatment. However, Waseem lost his battle with injuries on Tuesday early morning.
A senior doctor at SKIMS confirmed that the Waseem succumbed to injuries on Tuesday. His body is being taken by the family to his native village for last rites.