J&K polls: Militants kill brother of slain Sarpanch

Suspected militants on Sunday night shot dead the brother of slain Sarpanch Mohammad Shaban Dar in Pulwama district of Kashmir, police said.

PTI| Updated: Nov 22, 2014, 01:14 AM IST

Srinagar: Suspected militants on Sunday night shot dead the brother of slain Sarpanch Mohammad Shaban Dar in Pulwama district of Kashmir, police said.

The gunmen shot at and critically injured Ghulam Mohiuddin Dar at his house at Dogripora in Pulwama district, they said.

Dar was rushed to SMHS hospital here but doctors declared him dead on arrival.

He was the brother of Sarpanch Mohammad Shaban Dar, who was shot dead by militants earlier this year.