Congress Candidate For Municipal Polls Shot Dead
17 January 2005
Srinagar: Unidentified militants tonight shot dead Nooruddin, the Congress candidate from Baramulla for next months Municipal Council elections, in Jamia Kateem area of the constituency, police said. A group of ultras fired at Nooruddin at 8 pm tonight killing him on the spot, they said. Municipal elections are being held in Jammu and Kashmir after 27 years on February one.