Budgam: A Kashmiri Pandit was shot at by militants in Budgam on Thursday.
Reports said that suspected militants fired at an employee of the Revenue department in Budgam district of Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday afternoon. The victim sustained serious injuries and was rushed to a hospital in Srinagar, where he died a little while later.
The incident took place at the Tehsildar office in Chadoora in Central Kashmir. The victim has been identified as Rahul Bhat, a member of the Kashmiri Pandit community.
The Kashmir Zone Police tweeted that militants fired upon one employee namely Rahul Bhat from the minority community in Tehsildar office Chadoora, Budgam. He has been shifted to hospital.”
After the incident, joint forces launched a search operation in the area.
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