BJP worker shot at, injured in Kupwara

Srinagar, July 16 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) worker was shot at and injured by unidentified gunmen in Kupwara district on Friday evening.

The BJP worker Ishfaq Ahmad sustained critical injuries after he was fired upon by unknown gunmen in Gulgam area of the district. He has been rushed to a local hospital where his condition is critical.

Ishfaq’s father Mohammad Shafi is the BJP’s district president in Kupwara.

Soon after the incident, Indian troops and police cordoned off the area and launched searches to nab the attackers