A kashmiri Pandit, who was working as a security guard at a bank was shot dead by terrorists in Achan area, Pulwama district, on Sunday morning, a police officer said.
The deceased was identified as Sanjay Sharma, son of Kashinath Sharma. He was working as a security guard, the officer revealed. As per the statement given by officers, security of the area has been tightened and the entire area has been cordoned off to arrest the attackers involved in the case.
While explaining the incident, the Kashmir police stated that the terrorists opened fire on Shrama, while he was on his way to a local market in Achan. The victim was rushed to a nearby hospital with the help of locals for treatment, wherein he succumbed to his injuries. The Police are still investigating the matter and further details are awaited.