Jammu: Suspected terrorists shot dead a former Sarpanch in Anantnag district in Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday.
The deceased, Ghulam Rasool Ganie, was shot dead in Nambal Mattan area of Anantnag.
Jammu and Kashmir: Former Sarpanch Gh Rasool Ganie shot dead by terrorists in Anantnag's Nambal Mattan pic.twitter.com/tSU5xe1fkb
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Ganie was immediately taken to Mattan hospital after being fired open where he was declared brought dead by doctors.
A shopkeeper and former Peoples Democratic Party sarpanch, Ganie was at his shop when suspected militants opened fire at him, reports said.
Note: This is a developing story and more details are awaited.