Srinagar: A man was killed after paramilitary CRPF men fired at his vehicle near Kawoosa Khalisa village in Narbal area of central Kashmir’s Budgam district on Wednesday.
Bullets hit him around right shoulder and chest as he allegedly ignored warning to stop and sped his vehcile past a check point, police said.
“A civil vehicle fled from two nakas in Narbal Kawoosa prompting CRPF party to open fire in which one person got injured. He has been shifted to hospital,” GNS, quoted SSP Budgam Nagpure Amod as having said.
However reports said the man identified as Mehrajudin Shah son of Ghulam Mohammad Shah of Makhama Beerwah Budgam was shifted to SHMS hospital Srinagar in critical condition, wheere doctors declared him ‘brought dead’
Dr Nazir Choudhary, Medical Superintendent SMHS hospital confirmed the man was brought dead to the hospital.