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Kashmiri Pandit employee shot dead inside Tehsil office in JK's Budgam

A government employee belonging to the Kashmir Pandit community was shot dead by suspected militants at his office in the Chadoora area of Budgam district of Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday

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Jammu and Kashmir | Jammu Kashmir crisis | Kashmiri Pandits

Press Trust of India  |  Srinagar 

Representative image (Photo: Za Rodinu/Creative Commons)
Representative image (Photo: Za Rodinu/Creative Commons)

A government employee belonging to the Kashmir Pandit community was shot dead by suspected militants at his office in the Chadoora area of Budgam district of on Thursday, officials said here.

The gunmen entered the Tehsil office in Chadoora town and shot at Rahul Bhat, a clerk, the officials said.

They said Bhat, who was residing in a migrant colony at Sheikhpura in Budgam district, was shifted to a hospital here but succumbed to his injuries.

Police have launched a hunt to track down the assailants.

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First Published: Thu, May 12 2022. 19:25 IST
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