Srinagar: RSS leader Chandrakant Sharma who was injured in an attack on Tuesday has succumbed to his injuries.
BJP Spokesperson Sunil Sethi confirmed that Sharma died at GMC Jammu. Medical Assistant Chandrakant Sharma working at Kishtwar district hospital was injured in an attack by unknown gunmen while his PSO was shot dead.
J&K: BJP Spokesperson Sunil Sethi says Chandrakant Sharma who was attacked in Kishtwar today has died. Medical Assistant Chandrakant Sharma working at Kishtwar district hospital was injured in an attack by terrorists, his PSO was shot dead. Sharma was also associated with the RSS pic.twitter.com/uPTHDcZn11
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Earlier, Deputy Commissioner Kishtwar, Angrez Singh Rana said that army has been called to carry a flag march while curfew was imposed soon after the incident to prevent any law and order disturbance.
Earlier, unidentified gunmen entered inside the hospital and attacked the RSS leader while he was on duty in the hospital where he works as a medical assistant.