Srinagar: Police on Friday claimed to have learnt that a militant wounded in yesterday’s Shopian attack was treated at SKIMS Soura following which an investigation has been launched.
“Police authorities have learnt that one Asif Ashraf Malik S/O Ashraf Malik R/O Krawoora Shopian active since 19-10-2017 with outlawed outfit HM has been admitted with a bullet injury at SKIMS Soura where he has been given required medical treatment”, a spokesman of police said in a statement issued here.
He said the preliminary investigation suggested that he was injured yesterday at Ahgam in Shopian where militants opened fire on an Army patrol from a car.
“The medical bulletin of the injured is yet to be received. Police is investigating the matter,” he added.