PAMPORE: Panic gripped at Kadlabal area in Pampore town of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Sunday afternoon when CRPF fired gunshots in air after observing some suspicious movement.
Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) troopers fired several warning shots after observing some suspicious movement along the banks of river Jhelum at Laterbal locality of Kadlabal, Pampore, witnesses told Kashmir Reader.
The gunshots, witnesses said triggered panic in the area with many people suspecting it to be a militant attack.
Soon after the incident, police and other forces rushed to the spot to assess the situation. There was no report of any injuries.