Shopian: One army man of 44 RR was injured as militants fired upon an army party during a search operation in Shopian district of south Kashmir.
Police sources said that army cordoned off Theorno village in the Imam Sahab area of Shopian and hold house to house searches.
“When the search opration was on in Theorno, militants fired few shots on an army party at Woterpora, a hamlet very near to Theorno,” DSP operations Imam Sahab, Muzaffar Jan told.
He added that one army man of 44 RR was injured in the firing.
Police sources said that an immediate reinforcement was moved to the area and an operation has been started to nab the militants who according to police sources are hiding in the village.