Militant killed in city outskirts, lawmaker’s home attacked

KL News Network


An unidentified militant was reported killed in a mid-night shoot out near Machwa. Reports said a brief fire exchange was reported from Gulzarpora late last night in which one militant was killed. Identity of the slain militant was not immediately known.

Meanwhile police said the militants had mounted an attack on the residence of  NC MLC Showkat Ahmad Ganai in south Kashmir. The attack was repulsed, police said.

The lawmaker lives in Chiytagam village in south Kashmir’s Shopian district.The guards who are posted at his residence repulsed the attack. Dar is currently in Jammu for the budget session where he recently termed Burhan Wani as freedom fighter.


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