Anantnag- A student was shot and injured on Wednesday by gunmen in South Kashmir’s Anantnag district.
16-year-old Sahil Bashir Dar was shot at and injured by unknown gunmen in his native village of Watrigam on Wednesday evening, reports said. A class 10th student, Dar sustained injuries in the surprise terror attack.
He was immediately rushed to a nearby health facility for treatment. However, the doctors there referred him to district hospital Anantnag for advanced treatment.
“#Terrorists fired upon one person namely Sahil Bashir Dar son of Bashir Ah Dar resident of Wanihama in #Anantnag district. The injured person is being shifted to hospital for treatment. Area cordoned off. Further details shall follow,” Kashmir Zone Police wrote on X.
However, Principal Government Medical College (GMC) Anantnag, Anjum Farhana told a local news agency KNO that the condition of the youth is critical as he has a bullet injury on neck.
“The youth has been shifted to SKIMS Soura, for advanced treatment,” she added.
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