Kulgam: A civilian was injured in an ongoing military operation in Redwani area of south Kashmir’s Kulgam district on Friday, police said.
A top police officer said that during an exchange of fire between militants and armed forces a civilian received a bullet wound.
He was shifted to a nearby hospital, wherefrom he has been referred to Government Medical College Anantnag for specialized treatment. The civilian has been identified as Manzoor Ahmad Lone, the officer added.
“One Army Jawan and one civilian got injured in the encounter. Search in the area is still going on. Further details shall follow,” police said in a tweet.
Earlier, an army personnel was injured during the operation, his condition is stated to be stable, an official said earlier.