Soldier injured in Kashmir attack


Srinagar:  A soldier was critically injured in the Kashmir Valley on Wednesday when separatist guerrillas attacked an army vehicle. kashmir_1770829f

The militants targeted the Rashtriya Rifles vehicle near Tharuna Shopian, 60 km south of Srinagar.

The wounded soldier, Puboo Ram, was shifted to a hospital, a police officer said.

Security forces immediately launched an operation to nab the gunmen, the officer said.