Bandipora: A 19-year-old non-local labourer has been shot dead by unknown gunmen in Sadunara village of Hajin in north Kashmir’s Bandipora district on the intervening night of Thursday and Friday, officials said.
An official said that unknown gunmen fired upon the non-local labourer at around 1 am at night.
He said that the labourer suffered critical injuries and soon after the incident he was shifted to a nearby hospital, wherefrom he was referred to JVC Bemina Srinagar.
The official said that he succumbed to his injuries at JVC Bemina, and the body has been brought to CHC Sumbal now.
The deceased has been identified as Mohammad Amrej (19) of Besarh village of Bihar and was presently putting up at a rented accommodation in Sadunara village. (KNO)