Civilian injured in Bijbehara firing incident

ANANTNAG — A civilian was injured in a firing incident in Hassanpora area of Bijbehara town in Anantnag district of South Kashmir on Friday.

Reports said, a civilian identified as Asif Ganai, son of Martyr Head Constable Ali Mohd Ganai was fired upon and injured by militants outside mosque at his native village, Hassanpora Tavela area of Bijbehara town in the district.

He was immediately shifted to Sub District Hospital (SDH) Bijbehara for treatment, they said.

Meanwhile, security forces have cordoned off entire area to nab the attackers. — (KIMS)