Pulwama: Panic gripped south Kashmir’s Pulwama town Wednesday evening after a loud bang and gunshots were heard near Police Station.
Police sources told Kashmir Reader that a bang was heard near police station Pulwama, following which a guard on duty fired a few shots in air.
SSP Pulwama, Chandan Kohli, said that there was some suspicious movement near the police station.
“Alert sentry fired some shots in air,” SSP said.
A day earlier, on Tuesday night, forces deployed at the court complex Pulwama also fired in air after noticing some suspicious movement.
The gunshots caused panic in Wagam and its adjoining areas.
On Monday night, government forces had fired warning shots after observing ‘suspicious movement’ around the district police lines Pulwama.