Bank manager from Rajasthan shot dead in Jammu and Kashmir


In another terrible development, a bank manager from Rajasthan was shot dead in Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday. According to the police, the incident took place in Pulgam.

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“Terrorists fired upon a bank manager at Ellaqie Dehati Bank at Areh Mohanpora in Kulgam district. He received grievous gunshot injuries in this terror incident. He is a resident of Hanumangarh, Rajasthan. Area cordoned off,” news agency ANI quoted the police as saying.

The bank manager has been identified as Vijay Kumar.

There has been an alarming rise in the targeted killings of civilians by terrorists in recent days. Not too long ago, terrorists had killed a popular TikTok star and actress, Amreen Bhat in Budgam district.

This had come hours after terrorists killed policeman Saifullah Qadri in the Soura (Anchar) area of Jammu and Kashmir and wounded his seven-year-old daughter.