Civilian Injured At Encounter Site Succumbs

1Shares

Representational Photo

Srinagar- A civilian who was critically injured during the initial stage of the encounter in Pampore area of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Thursday evening, succumbed to his injuries on Friday morning, officials said.

They said that the civilian namely Abid Ahmad Mir ( 22 year old) son of Abdul Hamid resident of Meej Pampore succumbed to his injuries this morning at SMHS hospital.

The other civilian namely Kifayat Ahmad, who was also injured at the encounter site, is undergoing treatment at Bone and Joints hospital Srinagar and is stable.

Two civilians were injured during the initial exchange of firing at the encounter site.

Pertinently, two militants were killed while another surrendered during the encounter that lasted for 18 hours.

Be Part of Quality Journalism

Quality journalism takes a lot of time, money and hard work to produce and despite all the hardships we still do it. Our reporters and editors are working overtime in Kashmir and beyond to cover what you care about, break big stories, and expose injustices that can change lives. Today more people are reading Kashmir Observer than ever, but only a handful are paying while advertising revenues are falling fast.

ACT NOW
MONTHLYRs 100
YEARLYRs 1000
LIFETIMERs 10000

CLICK FOR DETAILS


KO Web Desk

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

KO SUPPLEMENTS