Srinagar: A civilian was injured during a cordon and search operation at Niloora Pulwama after some exchange of firing took place between militants and army.

A senior Police official said that one person identified as Bashir Ahmad Mir received a bullet wound in his leg during a CASO when some exchange of firing took place between militants and army.

The Officer further said that the civilian has been shifted to nearby hospital where his condition is said to be stable.

The officer said that cordon and search operation is in progress in Nilora.