Anantnag, 04 Dec: Amid ongoing voting for 3rd phase of District Development Council (DDC)elections in Jammu and Kashmir, unknown gunmen shot at injured a DDC candidate affiliated with the JK Apni Party in South Kashmir’s Kokernag belt of Anantnag district,Officials said.
An Official told news agency—Fast Kashmir that suspected gunmen fired upon a DDC candidate affiliated with JK Apni Party,who has filed his form as DDC candidate from Sangam Kokernag block.
A senior police officer identified The victim as Anees Ahmad. He added that Anees has received gunshot wound in the arm and his condition is said to be stable.
He added that the DDC candidate was rushed to a nearby hospital for treatment.
Meanwhile security forces have launched a massive manhunt to track down the attackers behind the attack.