The victim, identified as Mohammad Amrez, was shifted to a hospital for treatment where he succumbed to his injuries .
A migrant worker from Bihar was shot dead by terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir’s Bandipora district, police said on Friday.
The attack took place around midnight, they said.
“During intervening night, #terrorists fired upon & injured one outside #labourer Mohd Amrez S/O Mohd Jalil R/O Madhepura Besarh #Bihar at Soadnara Sumbal, #Bandipora,” the Kashmir Zone Police said on Twitter.
The police said Amrez was shifted to a hospital for treatment where he succumbed to injuries. “At around 12:20 AM my brother woke me up and said that a firing has started. He (deceased) wasn’t around, and we thought he went to the toilet.
We went to check, saw him lying in a pool of blood and contacted security personnel. He was brought to Hajin and later referred but he died,” his brother told news agency