Youth shot dead by militants in Srinagar


Srinagar, Jul 27 (PTI) Militants on Tuesday shot dead a youth in the Nawakadal area of the city, police said.

“Suspected terrorists shot Sheikh Meeran in the head in his locality in Nawakadal at around 11. 30 am,” a police official said.

He said Meeran was rushed to a hospital where he succumbed.

Police have taken cognisance of the incident and started investigation, the official said.