Srinagar, Jan. 1 -- - Three people were killed and seven others were injured in alleged indiscriminate firing at them by unknown gunmen in Dangri village of Rajouri district on Sunday.

News agency GNS quoting a police officer reportedthat firing incident took place at three houses separated at a distance of around 50 metres from each other at upper Dangri village in Rajouri.

"An incident of firing allegedly by two armed men reported in village dungri, 7/8 km from Rajouri. Some people injured and some reported succumbed. Police and army rushed to spot. Further details follow," the officer said, adding, "Search operation has been launched in the area".

Dr Mehmood, Medical Superintendent, Associated Hospital, Rajouri, said that three peop...