Suspected militants shot and injured SPO, minor son in Handwara

Srinagar: A SPO and his minor son were injured after unknown gunmen opened fire upon them at Hanjin village of Kralgund in Handwara area of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district Friday evening.
SDPO Handwara Shabir Ahmad Khan while confirming the incident to Kashmir Reader said that suspected militants fired upon SPO Altaf Ahmad Khan and in this incident Altaf’s 11 year old son Waqif Altaf was also injured.
Both the son father duo has been shifted to SKIMS, Soura for specialized treatment, the SDPO said.
Local sources said that suspected militants barged into the house of Altaf and opened fire indiscriminately injuring Khan and his son.