Suspected militants have shot dead a person in Khanyar area of Srinagar district on late Monday evening.
A top police official informed Kashmir Life that suspected militants fired upon a person outside sewage treatment plant of Brarinambal area in Khanyar. “The person was fired on his head while driving his car and he died on spot. His body has been taken to police control room for legal formalities.”
The deceased has been identified as Abdul Ahad, a resident of Lolab in Kupwara area of north Kashmir. He according to the official was living in Srinagar on rent.
Meanwhile, searches have been launched in the area to nab the assailants.
More details are awaited.