Man with bullet injury hospitalized in Poonch

One person was hospitalised after he received a bullet injury in his leg in Gohlad village of Mendhar area in this district.

The injured was identified as Mohammad Rafiq (52), son of Allah Ditta.

Locals said Rafiq was injured at around 4 in the morning when a bullet hit him in right thigh inside washroom.

“We have no idea who fired the bullet and wherefrom it came,” said the locals.

Block Medical Officer Mendhar, Dr Parvez Khan said soon after the incident, a team was rushed to the spot and the injured was shifted to Mendhar hospital for treatment.

“He is out of danger,” said BMO.