PDP MLA Mohammad Khalil Bandh was attacked by a mob in Srinagar on Sunday night.
According to reports, Bandh received injuries’ in the attack and has been admitted to hospital.
The incident occurred at around 1 am when Bandh was on his way to Srinagar.
The crowd started throwing stones at his car, as the driver tried to speed away, the vehicle flipped over, leaving the politician seriously injured, claim reports.
Many politicians of the PDP or People’s Democratic Party have faced attacks in the violent protests that have followed the killing of Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist Burhan Wani in a police operation on July 8.
Over 40 have been killed in clashes with security forces and 2,000 have been injured. Over 600 have pellet injuries and may lose their eyesight.