Terrorists kill retired police officer in South Kashmir


A retired police officer shot at last night by terrorists in Kulgam district of South Kashmir has died, police said today.

Bassir Ahmad Dar was attacked near his residence in Ashmuji late last night. He is a retired Superintendent of Police (SP).

“At about 11.30 pm, some unknown militants fired upon a retired SP Bashir Ahmad Dar near his residence at Ashmuji in Kulgam,” a police official said.

Dar was rushed to the SKIMS Hospital in Srinagar but was declared dead on arrival, the official added.