Woman shot at, injured by unknown gunmen in Tral

Bilal Habib

Pulwama: A woman was shot at and critically injured by unidentified gunmen this evening in the restive township of Tral here.

42-yer-old Shakeela, wife of Ghulam Mohammad Mir was shot from close range by unknown gunmen inside her house in Gulshanpora locality of the town around 8:50 pm Monday, reports said. The woman, who sustained  gunshot wounds in thigh, was removed by her family and relatives to the nearby sub-district hospital Tral for treatment.

“We have referred her to Srinagar hospital for treatment. She has lost a lot of blood. Her condition is not good,” Block Medical Officer (BMO) Tral, Dr Shakeel Ahmad told Kashmir Reader.

Meanwhile, contingents of Special Operations Group (SOG) of police and army have reached the spot. More details emerging.