Sopore: Unidentified gunman shot dead a 26-year-old youth in outskirts of Sopore on Wednesday evening.
Official sources told Kashmir Reader that Arif Ahmed Sofi, son of Muhammad Maqbool Sofi, presently living at Herwan Unisoo Sopore, was shot by unknown gunmen at his home. He succumbed to his injuries on way to hospital.
The area was sealed by government forces to nab the attackers.
“We have received information about this incident, and a team has been send there,” Station House Officer Bomai Abdul Majeed said.