An army patrol fired several shots in the air at a village in south Kashmir's Shopian district on Wednesday afternoon.
A police official said that the army personnel fired severalshots in the air in Heff Shirmal village of the district after observing somesuspicious movement.
He said the patrol was passing through a vast farming landwhen the incident occurred.
The area, according to the official, was cordoned off andmore reinforcements were rushed to the spot.
More details are awaited.