August 2007 News

Civilian Killed In Rajouri

17 August 2007
The Daily Excelsior

Rajouri: A civilian was killed by the militants at Gabbar dhok in Koteranka area of this district today afternoon. He has been identified as Mohd Rashid son of Jamaal Din R-o Hubi, Koteranka. Reports said the civilian had gone to Gabbar dhok to graze his cattle where he was killed by the militants in the afternoon. The militants escaped after the killing. Unofficial reports said two civilians were also kidnapped by the ultras. While one of them escaped another was still in captivity of the militants. A police party has left for the spot for investigations. Body of the civilian has been sent for post- mortem. Our Jammu correspondent adds: Police recovered body of a 26 year old woman Fahmeeda Bano from river Chenab in Doda district. She was reported to have been kidnapped by the militants from village Fakoomad in Kishtwar area few days back.


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