Gunmen shot dead youth in north Kashmir
SRINAGAR: Unidentified gunmen on Wednesday night shot dead a 25-year-old youth in Harwan village of Sopore in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district.
Reports said that the gunmen fired upon Arif Ahmad Sofi, son of Mohammad Maqbool Sofi, a resident of Wahipora Younsu, at his maternal home around 7:25 pm.
“The gunmen shot him from point blank range,” said a report.
Sofi was shifted to a nearby Hospital where doctors declared him dead on arrival.