Srinagar: A woman was killed on Wednesday after being shot at by terrorists in Narbal village of Pulwama district’s Kakapora in Jammu and Kashmir.
As per news agency ANI, a youth also sustained injuries in the firing. Currently, he is admitted to the hospital in critical condition. The woman was declared brought dead to the hospital.
A police official, as quoted by PTI, said, “Terrorists fired upon a man and a woman at Singoo-Narbal in Pulwama district today. While the lady succumbed to injuries, the injured man has been rushed to a hospital.”
The deceased woman has been identified as Nigeena Bano and the injured person as Mohd Sultan, revealed the state police.
“#Terrorists fired on #civilians killing a girl Nigeena Bano & injuring another civilian Mohd Sultan in #Pulwama. #Police has registered a #case. Officers are investigating circumstances of this #terrorcrime. @JmuKmrPolice,” Kashmir zone police tweeted.
According to a report in Hindustan Times, the woman’s husband was also killed by militants in 2017.