Suspected militants fired upon a Railway Protection Force personnel at Puchal track in South Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Tuesday evening.
Police sources told CNS that unidentified gun man fired on RPF personnel at a point blank range and soon after shooting him, fled from the scene.
The RPF personnel whom police identified as Rajinder Singh (337) resident of Kanglora Tral was shifted to Srinagar hospital in critical condition.
Confirming the incident, a top police official said that the condition of Singh is critical. Police and CRPF personnel according to reports launched a hunt to nab the assailants. (CNS)