Srinagar: A goldsmith who was critically injured in Sairabala area of Central Kashmir’s Srinagar district, after being shot at by unknown gunmen, succumbed to injuries on way to hospital, officials said.
A senior police officer told GNS that “militants” fired upon the goldsmith, identified as Satpal Nichal. He was shifted to nearby SMHS Hospital in a critical condition.
Dr Nazir Choudhary, Medical Superintendent at SMHS, told GNS that the goldsmith was brought dead to the hospital.
Soon after the attack, the whole area was cordoned off to nab the attackers, the officer said. (GNS)