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Three injured as Army opens fire in Kashmir
Jammu & Kashmir

Three injured as Army opens fire in Kashmir

Agency News

Srinagar, June 6: Three persons were injured when a naka party of the Army opened fire after a vehicle jumped a check post in south Kashmir district of Pulwama on Wednesday night, official sources said on Thursday.

They said Army personnel had set up a naka checking at Drabga in Pulwama last night. However, naka party opened fire after a vehicle jumped the check post.

Three persons travelling in the vehicle-- Umar Ashraf Wani, Mohammad Rafiq Dar and Waqar Mir were injured in the firing and admitted to hospital.

While Mir received a bullet injury, the other two were wounded by the shreds of smashed window panes. Mir was later referred to S K Institute of Medical Sciences (SKIMS), they said. Investigations were on, they said. (UNI)