Srinagar: A Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) jawan was critically wounded on Thursday morning by militants in the central Kashmir district of Badgam, where a Block Development Council (BDC) chairman was shot dead by gunmen on Wednesday night.
They said, militants shot at and critically wounded a CRPF jawan at Wadipora Keisarmullah Chadoora in Badgam district this morning. Militants also snatched the weapon of jawan before escaping from the spot.
Later injured was rushed to 92 Base hospital, they stated.
Meanwhile, security forces cordon off entire area and launched a search operation, they said adding further details are awaited.
BDC chairman, Khag, Badgam, Bhupinder Singh was shot dead by militants last night.