2 soldiers wounded in Kulgam militant attack: Police

Two army soldiers were wounded after a vehicle they were travelling in was targeted by militants in Khudwani area of southern Kulgam district on Wednesday, police said.

A senior police officer said militants fired upon a vehicle carrying soldiers of army’s intelligence wing at Khudwani, leaving two of them injured.

“The injured soldiers were evacuated to a hospital, where their condition is stable,” he said.

The area was immediately cordoned off and searches were launched to nab the attackers, the officer said.