Man shot at, injured by suspected militants in Shopian

Srinagar: A man has been shot at and critically wounded by suspected militants in Shopian Township of south Kashmir.

Mohammad Yaqoob Malla, 40, of Pehlipora, Shopian was shot at and injured by suspected militants at Batpora area of the district this afternoon, an official told Kashmir Reader. The injured was  instantly removed to hospital for treatment.

Malla’s father Ghulam Mohammad is said to be the numberdar of the village. More details awaited.