Baramulla, May 29: A civilian was shot at by unidentified gunmen in the apple township of Sopore in north Kashmir district on Tuesday evening, a police spokesman said here on Wednesday.
He said gunmen fired upon one Feroz Ahmad at Zaloora Bomai, Sopore, last night. The injured was rushed to hospital, he said. Later, security forces conducted search operations in the area but the gunmen had managed to escape.
This was the second incident in north Kashmir during the past 24 hours. One Monday night, gunmen shot dead a former militant in Handwara in Kupwara district.