Injured Shopian girl succumbs two weeks after her militant brother’s killing

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Srinagar: Saima Wani who was injured during a gunfight between militants and government forces on January 24 in south Kashmir’s Shopian succumbed to her injuries Saturday late evening.
The girl Saima Wani (18) daughter of Hilal Ahmad Wani, resident of Chaigund village was shifted to general ward yesterday and succumbed to injuries there after battling for life for seventeen days at SKIMS Soura.
On January 24, two local militants including Sama’s brother, Sameer Ahmad Wani, were killed in a gunfight with forces at Chaigund village of Shopian.
A civilian minor boy Shakir Ahmad Mir was also killed and two girls including Saima Wani, were injured after hit by bullets.