Army jawan injured in militant attack in J&K

An Army jawan was injured on Wednesday when militants opened fire on their vehicle in Shopian district of south Kashmir.

Srinagar: An Army jawan was injured on Wednesday when militants opened fire on their vehicle in Shopian district of south Kashmir.

Militants opened fire on a private vehicle hired by army for patrolling at Tharina village in Shopian, 52 kms from here, resulting in injuries to one soldier, a police official said.

He said the injured soldier was rushed to Army hospital at Awantipora.

Further details of the incident are awaited, he added.

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