A man was killed in firing by paramilitary CRPF after a vehicle driver “failed to stop” despite signal in Anantnag district on Thursday evening, officials said.
Official sources told KDC that CRPF men of 40 battalion had laid a naka at Monghall Bridge this evening. “A silver colour scorpio vehicle was asked to stop but did not do so following which CRPF men fired & one person was killed,” they said.
A police officer while confirming the death of the person told KDC that his identity and credentials are being ascertained.
Further details are awaited