Srinagar, Dec 04: A candidate of DDC was injured after unknown gunmen fired upon him in Sagam area of Kokernag in South Kashmir’s Anantnag district on Friday.
Official sources said that militants fired upon a man identified as Anees-Ul-Islam of Sagam. He has received bullet wound in arm.
He was immediately rushed to SDH Kokernag for treatment.
As per the sources he had joined recently Apni Party and was contesting the ongoing DDC election in Sagam block constituency Kokernag.
Meanwhile whole area has been cordoned off to nab the attackers.