J&K: Two non-locals killed in targeted attack in Kulgam | India News – Times of India


NEW DELHI: Two non-local labourers were shot dead and another injured in Wanpoh area of J&K’s Kulgam on Sunday when terrorists opened indiscriminate fire targeting civilians.
Security forces have cordoned off the area and launched a search to nab the culprits.
The victims were identified as Raja Reshi Dev and Joginder Reshi Dev. Chunchun Reshi Dev, who was injured in the attack, has been rushed to the hospital.
All three were residents of Bihar.
As many as 11 people have so far been killed in the recent spate of attacks that have often targeted non-locals and minorities, triggering another round of exodus..
The latest such attack comes after a street-food vendor from Bihar and a carpenter from UP were shot dead on Saturday. The first incident took place in old Srinagar city, and the second in Pulwama.

Security forces have launched a massive search operation following the attacks. At least four terrorists suspected of attacks on civilians, including a top Lashkar commander, have been neutralised in the operations.
J&K lieutenant governor Manoj Sinha has said that the ones responsible for the attacks will be brought to justice.

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