A 28-year-old youth was killed after fired by unknown gunmen in Larkipora area of Fatehpora in south Kashmir’s Anantnag district.
A police spokesman said, “today at about 2105hrs Anantnag police received information about a terror crime incident in Larkipora area of Fatehpora District Anantnag where militants had fired on a civilian. Senior police officers reached at the terror crime spot.”
“The injured civilian identified as Mohammad Saleem Dar was evacuated to a nearby hospital for treatment of his injuries. However, he succumbed to his injuries,” said the spokesman.
“Police has registered a case in this regard under relevant sections of law. The investigation is in progress and officers continue to work to establish the full circumstances of this terror crime. The area has been cordoned and search in the area is going on,” said Police spokesman in a statement.