Poonch: A man was injured after being fired upon with a 12 bore rifle over a land dispute in Surankote Poonch. The accused is on the run even as the “weapon of offense” has been seized by the police, officials told GNS.
They said that one person namely Mohsin Ali Shah allegedly fired on Mazamal Hussais Shah with his 12 bore rifle on some land dispute at village sangla in Surankote. Mazamal suffered injuries in belly and his family shifted him at SDH Surankote, they said. After first aid, they said, he was referred to GMC Rajouri.
SHO Surankote Niaz Ahmed confirmed the firing by Mohsin on Mazamal and told GNS that weapon has been recovered.
“A case has been registered and further investigations are underway,” he said, adding, “Efforts are underway to arrest the accused who is on the run,” the police officer added.