Srinagar: Unknown gunmen on Saturday shot dead an army man in Warpora area of Sopore town.

Reports said that the gunmen fired upon Army man , identified as Mohd Rafeeq Yatoo at his home at Warpora village of Sopore town.

He (Rafeeq) was immediately taken to near by hospital, however he died on the way, reports said .

Meanwhile, A joint team of forces including Army, SOG and CRPF have cordoned off the area to nab the attackers.

Further details are awaited