PULWAMA: A police constable was injured on Sunday afternoon after unidentified gunman fired at a police team that was inspecting an ATM, which was burgled last night in Pulwama district, police officials told Kashmir Reader.
Police said head constable Mohammad Shafi sustained bullet injuries in his left leg. He was shifted to district hospital Pulwama, where doctors referred him to Bone and Joint hospital for further treatment.
“As the inspection team was heading towards the ATM machine of the State Bank of India installed at Murran Chowk, suspected militants fired upon them leading to the injury to head constable,” said a senior police officer.
Sources said that the area was cordoned off and police were searching for the assailants.