Srinagar: Unidentified gunmen killed a woman named Yasmeena and injured another identified as Ruby in Seer village of Tral on Sunday.
An official said that gunmen shot dead Yasmeena, daughter of Ghulam Rasool Bhat, resident of Khunmoh and injured Ruby, wife of Muhammad Shafi Wagay of Seer.
Ruby was shifted to a hospital from where she was referred to Srinagar for advanced treatment.
Government forces have cordoned the area to nab the assailants.
A local daily Greater Kashmir reported that the police have blamed Jaish-e-Mohammad for the attack.
Superintendent of Police (SP) Awantipora Muhammad Zahid Malik told Greater Kashmir that JeM militant Noor Mohammad Tantray was behind the attack.
As the last reports came in the government forces have cordoned off the area.