Sopore, Mar 29 : A BJP Councilor and a security guard of another Councilor were killed after militants attacked Councillors meeting in North Kashmir’s Sopore town of Baramulla district.
Reports said that militants attacked Councilors during their meeting at Municipal council Sopore office.
A BJP Councilor Riyaz Ahmad S/O Ghulam Nabi of Ningli Mohalla Sopore, and security guard of another Councilor Shafqat Nazir Khan S/o Nazir Ahmad Khan of Mundji Sopore, and other Councilor Shams-ud-din Pir of khushal Colony Sopore sustained bullet injuries. They were shifted to hospital where two among them succumbed to their injuries.
The condition of Shamsuddin Pir is stated to be critical and were shifted to SMHS Srinagar for advance treatment.
Soon after the attack whole area has been cordoned off by forces to nab the attackers.