Shopkeeper shot dead in South Kashmir


SRINAGAR: A shopkeeper was shot dead by militants in Tral town of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Wednesday.

“Mehraj-ud-din, a resident of Tral, was shot at by militants in his shop in Tral area of South Kahsmir, leaving him injured critically,” a police official said.

He was immediately rushed to a nearby hospital, however, he succumbed on the way.

Soon after the incident, security forces have launched a hunt to nab the assailants.


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