Kashmir Indepth
Breaking News

Bullet riddled body of girl recovered in Shopian, video of her killing surfaces on social media

Umar Rashid

Srinagar, Feb 1 : A bullet riddled body of a girl was recovered from Draggad area of south Kashmir’s Shopian district on Friday morning.

Reports said that the bullet ridden body of the girl was recovered from Cherbagh area of Draggad today morning by the police.

A police officer while confirming the incident said that the group of suspected militants abducted the girl namely Ishrat Muneer Bhat of Dangerpora Pulwama and was later shot dead from point blank range at Cherbagh area of Draggad in Shopian.

“A case under relevant sections of law has been registered and further investigations taken up,” he said.

A 10-second video in which the girl is seen seeking pardon before being shot dead was released on social media by unidentified persons late Thursday night.

Police said they have taken cognisance of the video and are ascertaining the details.

The girl is said to be the maternal cousin of the militant commander Zeenat-ul-Islam who was killed along with his associate in an encounter at Katpora Kulgam on January 13, last month. (GNS)

Related posts

Former Minister Taj Mohiuddin among three booked for cheating

Zainab Hamdani

Alert: ‘J&K Govt to impose huge fine, or six-month jail for lockdown violators’

Kashmir Indepth

Elderly person from Anantnag dies at CD Hospital

Kashmir Indepth

Lt Governor launches Green Jammu & Kashmir Drive 2023-24 from IIM Jammu We are following the policy of zero tolerance against terrorism and the J&K Administration is determined, committed to take stringent action against those associated with terror ecosystem or facilitating terrorist, secessionist activities: LG Sinha

Zainab Hamdani

NIA arrests two Jaish militants

Kashmir Indepth

Another COVID-19 patient sent home in Baramulla: Third case in a week

Kashmir Indepth

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Accept Read More

Privacy & Cookies Policy