Gunmen shot at and injured a man at Kareemabad here in south Kashmir on Sunday, officials said.
They said the gunmen barged into the house of Jehangir Ahmad Dar, son of Ali Muhammad Dar this evening and fired volley of bullets at his legs, leaving him in a pool of blood.
He received many bullets and was immediately shifted to Srinagar hospital for specialized treatment. The incident created panic in the village.
Soon after the incident forces reached the village and launched searches to nab the attackers. While talking to Greater Kashmir, SSP Pulwama Rayees Ahmad Bhat said, "Some militants have fired upon a civilian. He is safe and is undergoing treatment at Srinagar hospital."