Unidentified gunmen shot dead a former militant presently working as SPO near Muran Chowk area of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district.
The victim identified as Muhammad Ashraf Mir was a former militant who had later on joined police department as SPO. Presently he was working at Cargo Srinagar.
The victim was was running ‘Hilal Hotel and Restaurant’ in main town Pulwama.
In the incident, Ashraf, a resident of Mouchpona village suffered serious bullet wounds and was shifted to the nearby district hospital where he succumbed to injuries.
Government forces launched a hunt to nab the assailants