June 2020 News

Village Head Shot Dead By Terrorist In Anantnag

8 June 2020

Srinagar: Terrorists shot dead a sarpanch (village head) in Anantnag district of Jammu and Kashmir on Monday, police said. Ajay Pandit, sarpanch of the Larkipora area in Anantnag district and a member of the Congress party, was shot at by militants in his native village at around 6 pm, a police official said. He said that Mr Pandit was rushed to a hospital where he succumbed to injuries. A Congress spokesman, while condemning the killing, said Mr Pandit was a dedicated party worker. No terror outfit has claimed the responsibility for the killing so far.