SRINAGAR, July 9: A soldier and a woman were injured after militants fired at an Army ambulance at Ladhoo area of Pampore in South Kashmir’s Pulwama district this evening.
The ambulance was fired upon at Ladhoo area at around 6.30 pm by the militants, in which a soldier and a woman received minor injuries.
An Army spokesman said that militants fired upon an Army vehicle at Ladhoo, Pampore in which one Army personnel and lady received minor injuries. She has been discharged from hospital after treatment.
“An ambulance with QRT moving from Khrew was fired upon by terrorists from near a Mosque at Laddoo Mor, Lethpora, Awantipora at 6 pm. One soldier injured, evacuated to 92 BH, stable. One civil lady sustained injuries in the crossfire, stable. Area being searched,” Srinagar based Defence spokeman Colonel Rajesh Kalia said here.
A joint teams of security forces cordoned off the area and launched a massive search operation to nab the attackers.