Pulwama: Unidentified gunmen on Thursday shot dead a shopkeeper in Tral town of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district, officials said.
They said the gunmen fired upon the shopkeeper Muhammad Ayoub Ahangar son of Ghulam Ahmad Ahangar of Tral near his hometown leaving him severely injured.
“He was taken to a nearby hospital where doctors declared him dead on arrival,” officials said.
They said the area has been cordoned off to nab the attackers.
Another civilian Mohd Aslam Wani was shot and suffered an injury in Wanpora belt of Kakpora in Pulwama.
Wani was taken to nearby hospital where he is undergoing treatment, an official said, adding that the area has been cordoned off to nab the attackers