Man shot at by army in Chattergam, critical
Police says 'ascertaining details'
Srinagar: A person was injured critically in government forces action at Chattergam area of central Kashmir’s Budgam district on Friday evening.
A motorcyclist Ishfaq Ahmad Ganie son of Nazir Ahmad Ganie of Magraypora Budgam was fired upon by soldiers of 50 RR camp at Chittergam.
In the incident, Ishfaq suffered serious bullet wounds and was taken to nearby hospital where from he was taken to SMHS for advanced treatment.
SSP Budgam Tijender Singh told a local news gathering agency that there was a firing incident at Chittergam this evening in which one person suffered injuries.
A police party has been rushed to the spot to ascertain the details, he said.
Hospital sources at SMHS said that Ishfaq was referred to the hospital in a critical condition, with a bullet injury in his head. (With inputs from GNS)