BDC employee critically injured in militant attack in Shopian

SRINAGAR: An employee of the Block Development Council (BDC) was critically injured after militants attacked him in Shopian district on Monday, police said.

Militants fired at Sabzar Ahmad Naikoo in his native village at Nildoora in Shopian, injuring him critically, a police official said.

He said Naikoo was referred to SKIMS hospital in Srinagar in critical condition. (AGENCIES)