Ex-militant Killed In Shopian

Ex-militant Killed In Shopian

15 September 2013
Kashmir Times


Srinagar: Unidentified gunmen fired upon and killed a former militant at his residence in Ramnagri village of Shopian district yesterday. Reports said a group of unidentified gunmen entered into the house of Shabir Ahmad Mir and fired upon him at around 9 PM last evening. Mir was immediately taken to hospital but was declared brought dead by the doctors there. DIG, south Kashmir, Vijay Kumar confirmed the incident and said that militants entered into the house of Mir and fired upon him killing him on spot. He said that Mir was a former militant and was released in 2007 after being arrested in 2006. Police has registered a case in this regard and started investigations.