SRINAGAR — A 35-year-old former Special Police Officer (SPO) was shot dead by unknown gunmen in Mazhama area of Central Kashmir’s Budgam district on Sunday afternoon.
Quoting Senior Superintendent of Police Budgam, Tahir Saleem, GNS reported that suspected militants fired upon Nasir Ahmad Khan, son of Ghulam Mohammad Khan, a resident of Buchipora Magam.
He was shifted to a nearby hospital for treatment where doctors declared him brought dead, the officer said.
Soon after the attack, the nearby area has been cordoned off to nab the attackers. (GNS)
Additional inputs from KNO