Srinagar, Aug 9 (GNS): Unknown gunmen suspected of being terrorists killed a BJP leader and his wife in Lal Chowk Anantnag in south Kashmir’s Anantnag district on Monday, according to officials.
Gunmen barged into the leased residence of BJP leader Ghulam Rasool Dar (Sarpanch) of Redwani Kulgam in Lal Chowk Anantnag, they said, and opened fire indiscriminately.
Dar and his wife Jawahira were both seriously injured and taken to GMC Anantnag. Both, however, were ruled dead, according to the officials.
Meanwhile, police and security forces arrived on the scene and roped off the entire area. There will be further updates as the storey develops.