Srinagar, March 30(KMW): A local Hizbul Mujahideen militant was injured in exchange of fire on Thursday evening at Ahgam village of Shopian district, reports said.
He was shifted to SKIMS, Soura by locals and has under gone surgery.
In a press statement Police authorities have said that one Asif Ashraf Malik son of Ashraf Malik resident Krawoora Shopian active since 19-10-2017 with outlawed outfit HM has been admitted with a bullet injury at SKIMS Soura where he has been given required medical treatment.
Preliminary investigation suggests that he was injured in the incident of yesterday at Ahgam where militants from a swift car opened fire on an Army patrol.
The medical bulletin of the injured is yet to be received.
Police is investigating the matter.