Slain SPO’s brother succumbs in Central Kashmir’s Budgam attack, 21 casualties reported in the ongoing month



Budgam: Brother of slain SPO from Budgam  succumbed this morning in Srinagar hospital.

As reported earlier, militants barged into the house of one Ghulam Muhammad Dar at Chudbugh Budgam on Saturday late evening and fired upon the SPO Ishfaq Ahmed. During the melee, SPO and his brother Umar Jan sustained bullet injuries.

SPO Ishfaq Ahmed died on the spot while Umar was shifted to District Hospital Budgam where doctors referred him to JVC Hospital Bemina.

Hospital sources informed that Umar succumbed to his injuries on Sunday morning.

In the current month, as per the data available with news agency Kashmir News Trust 21 persons have been killed so for. These include two Sarpanchs, a Panch, three civilians, two policemen, a soldier, and a trooper. Besides 11 militants have been killed in 9 gunfights.

This month, a Panch Muhammad Yoqoob Dar was killed by suspected militants in Kolipora Sundroo village of Kulgam.

An elderly civilian Muhammad Aslam Makhdoomi, resident of Kailashpora Srinagar and 20-year-old girl Rafia Nazir of Hazratbal were killed while 25 had sustained injuries in a grenade attack at Amirakadal Srinagar.

Militants shot dead a Sarpanch Sameer Ahmed Bhat of Khonmou ward ‘C’ in Khonou Pampore.

Two militants Shahid Ahmed Khan of Batapora Pulwama and Fayaz Ahmed Sheikh of Shahpora Ganderbal were killed in Batapora Naina encounter in Pulwama.

Also Read: Kashmir: 23 human casualties reported in January

A Pakistani militant Manzoor alias Hyder was killed in a brief shoot out in Hazratbal Srinagar.

Militants also killed a soldier Sameer Malla of Lokipora Khag after abducting him. Militants also shot dead a Sarpanch in Adora village of Kulgam this month.

Two militants Aqib Mushtaq Bhat alias Usman Hyder of Karimabad Pulwama and a Pakistani militant Kamal Bhai alias Jatt were killed in Chewkalan Pulwama encounter.

A militant Adil Ahad Khan of Badarkund Ganderbal was killed in Kawbagh Serch village of Ganderbal encounter.

A militant Suhail Gulzar Ganai of Turigam Kulgam was killed in an encounter at Nechama Rajwara area of Handwara.

Militants shot dead a CRPF man Mukhtar Doshi of Shopian who was on leave at Check Chotipora area of Shopian.

A militant Owais Raja Ramzan Dar of Subhanpora was killed in Charsoo Awantipora area of Pulwama.

Three local militants were killed in Wanbal Nowgam Srinagar encounter. They were later identified as Adil Nabi Teli of Galchibal Chandhara Pampore, Shakir Ahmed Tantray of Ronipora Shopian and Yasir Ahmed Wagay of Kujar Frisal Kulgam.

Also Read: Year 2021: Over 200 human lives lost in militancy related incidents

A non-local carpenter Akram Salam of Bijnore UP was injured after militants fired at him in Arihal Pulwama.

A man Tajamul Mohiuddin Rather was shot dead by militants in Gotapora village of Budgam.

A non-local vendor Bisujeet Kumar of Bihar was injured in a militant attack in Gangoo Pulwama recently.

Selection Grade Constable Amir Hussain Lone of Kupwara was killed in a brief shootout in Soura Srinagar.

And in the fresh incident, SPO Ishfaq Ahmed Dar was killed while his brother Umar Jan was injured after militants fired upon them in their house at Chadbugh Budgam. (KNT)

You May Also Like To Watch:






Neyaz Elahi

Neyaz Elahi, who switched from Electronic to Print Media is a Kashmir based Accredited Journalist who has written extensively on Kashmir for local, national and international web portals. He is currently associated with Srinagar based News Agency Kashmir News Trust (KNT).

Related Articles

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Back to top button