A former sarpanch (village headman) of Imam Sahib village in Jammu & Kashmir’s Shopian district was killed on Monday by terrorists, police said. According to police, three terrorists fired at Muhammad Ramban Sheikh. In the scuffle that followed, a terrorist, identified as Shaukat was also killed and the sarpanch got badly injured. The sarpanch was rushed to a nearest hospital, where doctors declared him brought dead.
“3 terrorists fired & killed ex sarpanch Ramzan Sheikh in Shopian. In scuffle a terrorist Shaukat also killed,” tweeted J&K DGP SP Vaid.
More details awaited
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