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J&K: Terrorists killed ex-sarpanch in Shopian; family members kill one of assailants

In The Latest Incident Of Terror Attack, Militants Shot Dead A Former Sarpanch Belonging To The Ruling PDP Party In The Shopian District Of Jammu And Kashmir While The Deceased’s Family Members Killed One Of The Assailants In A Scuffle During The Attack Late Evening On Monday, Police Said.

News Nation Bureau | Edited By : Prakhar Sharma | Updated on: 16 Oct 2017, 10:56:09 PM
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New Delhi:

In the latest incident of terror attack, militants shot dead a former sarpanch belonging to the ruling PDP party in the Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir while the deceased’s family members killed one of the assailants in a scuffle during the attack late evening on Monday, police said.

“Three terrorists fired upon and killed ex-panch of PDP Mohammad Ramzan in Shopian,” a senior police official said.

He said the family members of the deceased entered into a scuffle with the assailants in which one of the militants was killed.

The slain militant has been identified as Showkat Ahmad, a local resident, the official said. 

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First Published : 16 Oct 2017, 10:55:49 PM

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