The Lead The Newsfeed

Minority community member shot dead by terrorists, his brother injured in Shopian

REPRESENTATIONAL IMAGE

SRINAGAR: A minor community member was shot dead, while his brother was injured in Chotigam area of Shopian district on Tuesday, officials said here.

An official told that militants fired upon two brothers identified as Sunil Kumar and Pintu Kumar sons of Arjun Nath Kumar in Chotigam area, resulting in on spot death of Sunil, while Pintoo was injured

He said that Pintu has been shifted to hospital for treatment, while area has been cordoned off to nab the attackers.

This is second such attack on a minority community members in the last 24 hours in the Kashmir Valley. On Monday late evening a minority community member was injured after militants hurled grenade Gopalpora village of Budgam district—(KNO)

 

The Dispatch is present across a number of social media platforms. Subscribe to our YouTube channel for exciting videos; join us on Facebook, Intagram and Twitter for quick updates and discussions. We are also available on the Telegram. Follow us on Pinterest for thousands of pictures and graphics. We care to respond to text messages on WhatsApp at 8082480136 [No calls accepted]. To contribute an article or pitch a story idea, write to us at [email protected] |Click to know more about The Dispatch, our standards and policies