A BJP chief’s son was injured in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kupwara district on Friday when the weapon of his private safety guard went off unintentionally, police stated.
Earlier, it was reported by officers that the son of BJP district president Mohammad Shafi was injured in a terrorist assault.
“Weapon of PSO went off accidently in the car which hit the arm of BJP worker Ishfaq Mir. The other PSO fired in fear. Ishfaq got minor arm injury. People are requested not to spread rumours. The injured is discharged from hospital,” the Kupwara police stated in a tweet.