Rajouri, May 9: A man roaming suspiciously in area close to Line of Control in Nowshera sector of Rajouri was shot at by army troops after which he has been hospitalised in injured condition.
Officials said that in the morning hours on Tuesday, army troops deployed on Line of Control in Nowshera sector area spotted suspicious movement of a man close to Line of Control. He was challenged but he paid no head towards armys' challenge call, the officials said.
Officials said that army troops followed necessary security drill and fired at lower body of man who got injured and was evacuated from the spot." Injured was taken to army medical facility in the area and later hospitalised in army hospital where he is under treatment." the officials said.
He has been identified as Anil Kumar son of Bhagwan Dass resident of Charyala village of Deeing panchayat in Nowshera tehsil.