Srinagar: 29-year-old policeman was shot dead by the unidentified gunmen on Sunday evening in Batamaloo area of Srinagar.
Official sources told Kashmir News Observer (KNO) that a policeman identified as Tauseef Ahmad was fired upon by the unidentified gunmen in SD Colony area of Batamaloo.
He was immediately rushed to SMHS hospital where doctors declared him dead.
Medical Superintendent of SMHS, Dr Kanwaljeet Singh while talking to KNO confirmed his death.
Meanwhile, police has registered a case in this regard under relevant sections of law. “Investigation is in progress and officers continue to work to establish the circumstances which lead to this terror crime. Area has been cordoned off and search in the area is going on,” their statement read.