Srinagar, April 16
Unidentified gunmen kidnap and later shot at and critically wounded a youth in south Kashmir district of Shopian late Sunday night, a police spokesman said.
He said gunmen abducted a young man Kifayat Bashir Mir, son of Bashir Ahmad Mir at Moolu Chitragam, Shopain late last night. Later gunmen fired upon him from a close range, leaving his critically wounded, he said.
The injured was immediately shifted to hospital, where his condition is stated to be critical.
Police has registered a case FIR No. 109/2018 under section 307 RPC, 7/27 Arms Act and started investigation into the matter.
Police seeks cooperation of the general public in the investigation of the instant case, he said.