A Kashmiri Pandit was shot dead in Choudry Gund area in south Kashmir’s Shopian district on Saturday.
The deceased has been identified as Puran Krishan Bhat. He was critically injured in the firing and lost his life during treatment in a hospital.
Police spokesman informed that terrorists fired upon a civilian (minority) Shri Puran Krishan Bhat while he was on way to orchard in Chowdari Gund in Shopian. He was immediately shifted to hospital for treatment where he succumbed and added that area has been cordoned off and search is in progress.