April 2004 News

Terrorists torture villager to death in J&K

30 April 2004
The Hindustan Times
Press Trust of India

Jammu: In a gruesome act, terrorists kidnapped an old man and tortured him to death in Doda district of Jammu and Kashmir, official sources said on Friday. A group of terrorists barged into the house of 60-year old Mohammad Qasim in Bijoni village of Ramban tehsil in Doda and took him to a forest area where they tortured him for two days, the sources said. Qasim was let off from captivity by the terrorists on Thursday, they said adding, he breathed his last soon after reaching his home. The incident has caused great resentment among the locals in the village, the sources said.


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