Srinagar: A youth was critically injured on Thursday after being stabbed by unknown persons in Noor Bagh area of this capital city.
24-year-old Huzaif Ahmad Mattoo was outside his home in Palpora Pamposh Colony locality of Noorbagh on Thursday evening when some unidentified men caught hold of him and stabbed him in his lower abdomen with some sharp edged weapon, reports said. The youth’s cries, reports said, caught the attention of passerby who rushed to the spot and rescued him. However, the attackers, reports said, managed to flee from the spot
According to the reports, Matoo was critically injured in the stabbing attack and was rushed to the SMHS hospital Srinagar for treatment. His condition reportedly is life threatening.
A local news agency GNS quoted an unnamed police official confirming the incident and saying that a case has been registered in this regard for due investigations.
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