Unknown persons on Friday afternoon snatched a 12-bore rifle from a bank guard in south Kashmir’s Shopian town.
A police official said that some unidentified persons snatched a rifle from a bank guard posted at J&K Bank’s main branch in Shopian around 2:45 pm.
He said that the area was cordoned off by the forces to nab the assailants.
Last night, militants snatched four rifles from policemen posted at the residence of a Congress leader in the district.
Hizb-ul-Mujahideen militant outfit claimed the attack.