Baramulla: A PDP worker Abdul Rashid lone and his nephew Tariq Ahmad were shot at by unidentified gunmen on Tuesday night in Baramulla.
The duo hailing from Khanpora in the district was returning home after offering Isha prayers from a neighbourhood mosque. Lone received a bullet in his leg while Tariq also received minor injuries. Both were removed to district hospital and discharged later. “When we reached near our house, a pistol-borne person fired upon me. I received a bullet in my right thigh and fell down,” Lone said.
Station house officer (SHO) Baramulla police station Sandeep Gupta said that police has registered a case and investigations have been started.