J-K: Civilian shot dead by terrorists in Pulwama

Last Updated: Thu, Mar 14, 2019 10:10 hrs
Pulwama terror attack

Pulwama: One person was shot dead by terrorists on Wednesday near Pinglena main road here, police said.

The deceased civilian has been identified as Showkat Ahmad Naikoo son of Mohammad Yousuf Naikoo resident of Pinglena Pulwama.

A case under relevant sections has been registered and his body has been handed over to the family members after completion of medico-legal formalities.

Officers from the local police unit visited the terror crime spot and are investigating the circumstances which led to this gruesome terror incident, police said in a statement.

Further investigation is underway.