Srinagar: PDP leader Waheed Parra survived an assassination attempt after unknown gunmen attacked his vehicle in Central Kashmir’s Budgam district.
According to one of the aides of Parra, the PDP leader was attacked at around 7:30PM on Monday. “He was returning from a condolence meeting and some unknown gunman fired gunshots at his bullet-proof vehicle towards the middle seat. It was all dark,” he said.
The vehicle has two bullet marks. Adding that however Parra was sitting on the front seat.
Parra confirmed the incident to The Kashmir Walla saying that he was sitting in the front seat when the vehicle came under attack.
SSP Budgam Tejinder Singh told The Kashmir Walla that they are further investigating the matter. “We checked the vehicle. It has bullet marks. We are further investigating the matter,” he said.