Muhammad Ashraf Dar, 28, was killed late Wednesday and his body was recovered in Kralteng area Thursday morning. "The motive of the murder is yet to be established," a police officer said.
Earlier this week, militants had killed a businessman in the town. Sopore, over 50 km from summer capital Srinagar, has been the hotbed of separatist violence during the last two decades.
Srinagar: Separatist guerrillas have killed a man who was working at a local educational trust in Jammu and Kashmir's Sopore town, police said Thursday.
First Published: Thursday, July 28, 2011, 14:07