Srinagar: Suspected militants shot dead a policeman and a BJP worker in two separate attacks in south Kashmir’s Kulgam and Pulwama districts.
Fayaz Ahmad Shah, a trainee policeman was shot dead by suspected militants near his home in Awgam area of Kulgam district this morning, a police spokesperson today said.
Shah, they said was shot dead when he was returning home after offering Eid-ul-Adha prayers.
“Shah was undergoing a recruitment training course at Talwara and he had come home to celebrate Eid with his family,” the spokesman said.
Meanwhile, police recovered bullet ridden body of a BJP worker in Pulwama district of south Kashmir
Shabir Ahmad Bhat’s body was found in the fields at Rakh-e-Litter area of Kupwara, a police official said.