Srinagar: A 30-year-old man was injured after fired upon by unknown gunmen in Allochibagh area of Srinagar city on Sunday evening.
Official sources told news agency GNS that the gunmen fired upon Zubair Majeed Parray (30) son of Abdul Majeed Parray at around 8:35 pm. “The gunmen shot him from point blank range on his crockery shop in Allochibagh”.
Parray was shifted to SMHS Hospital in serious conditions,” they said.
Sources said that Parray was associated with BJP and had participated in the election campaign in 2014 assembly polls.
SSP Srinagar Imtiaz Ismaiel Parray when contacted confirmed the incident and said that they have launched a hunt to nab the assailants.
He said that Parray was a former policeman. He had left the job few years back. Meanwhile, a police spokesman in a statement said that the unknown gunmen fired upon a civilian Zubair Ahmad Parray at Allochibagh.
In the incident Parray sustained injuries and shifted to hospital (GNS)