Conflict

Man allegedly shot by army during Military Operation in Budgam

Armed forces near Military Op in Pulwama. [FPK File Photo/ Qayom Khan]

Budgam: A civilian on Tuesday evening sustained injury allegedly after army personnel fired at him while he tried to escape on being called by the armed forces at Charihar area of central Kashmir’s Budgam district.

The injured civilian has been identified as Bilal Ahmad Rather, son of Ghulam Mohammad Rather.

The incident was reported after armed forces launched a Cordon and Search Operation in the adjoining area amid reports of the “presence of militants”.

To Top