A youth who was critically injured in a firing incident in Nawa Kadal area of Srinagar succumbed to his injuries at a hospital on Tuesday, officials said. A senior police officer said that firing was act of “gang war”.
Official sources told a local news agency, Global News Service (GNS) that the youth identified as Meeran Ali Pathan was fired upon at around 11:30 am at Bulbul Lanker area of NawaKadal, leaving him critically injured. He was shifted to SMHS hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.
The top Police officer told GNS that it was a “gang war” which broke out between two “groups”. “During the fight Ali was “fired upon and killed”, he said. (GNS)