Hajin: An army soldier was injured in Paribal area of north Kashmir’s Hajin as militants opened fire on army in Bandipora district, sources said on Thursday.
Following inputs about the presence of militants in the area 31 RR and SOG launched a cordon and search operation (CASO) in Paribal area of Hajin, official sources said.
As forces tightened the Cordon militants opened fire on the party injuring an army soldier, they said.
The injured army soldier was identified as Gobind Singh of 31 Para of Hajin camp.
Local sources said that stone pelting was going on in the area when the last reports came.