Retired Kulgam Army man succumbs to injuries

SRINAGAR, Apr 13 (Agencies): A retired army soldier from south Kashmir’s Bachroo hamlet of Kulgam district who was shot at by suspected militants on Sunday evening has succumbed in Srinagar, police said.
The retired soldier, who has been identified as one Abdul Hameed Matoo had been grievously injured by the gunshots after which he was removed to a health facility in nearby Anantnag district.
A police official said that soldier breathed his last at Army’s 92 Base Hospital in Srinagar where he was shifted for specialised treatment.

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