Bandipora (Jammu and Kashmir):A migrant labourer from Bihar was shot dead by terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir’s Bandipore, police said today.The attack took place around midnight in Ajas area of Bandipore district.After being shot, Mohammad Amrez, a resident of Bihar’s Madhepura, was rushed to the hospital where the doctors declared him dead on arrival.
“During intervening night, terrorists fired upon & injured one migrant labourer Mohd Amrez, r/o Madhepura, Besarh, Bihar at Soadnara Sumbal, Bandipora. He was shifted to hospital for treatment where he succumbed,” tweeted Kashmir Zone police.The police said Amrez was shifted to a hospital for treatment where he succumbed to injuries.
“At around 12:20 AM my brother woke me up and said that a firing has started. He (deceased) wasn’t around, and we thought he went to the toilet. We went to check, saw him lying in a pool of blood and contacted security personnel. He was brought to Hajin and later referred but he died,” his brother told news agency ANI.The deceased labourer was identified as Mohd Amrez, hailing from Bihar’s Madhepura.Soon after being shot, he was shifted to the hospital for treatment where he died.
“Army chief General Manoj Pande and all ranks salute the supreme sacrifice of the soldiers who laid down their lives in the line of duty in Rajouri and offer deepest condolences to the bereaved families,” an army spokesperson had tweeted yesterday.
This comes a day afterfour army personnel died while neutralising two terrorists who attempted to carry out a suicide bomb attack at Rajouri on Thursday.However, the Army personel managed to foil the suicide bomb attack at its basecamp and killed both the terrorists.The attack comes a day after terrorists attacked an Army camp in Rajouri district, killing four soldiers.
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