A TV artist was dead and her nephew was injured when militants fired upon them in
Budgam district on Wednesday evening, police officials said in Srinagar.
They said three Lashkar-e-Toiba militants barged into the house of Ambreen in the Hishroo area of Chadoora in the Central Kashmir district and fired at her indiscriminately.
In the shooting Ambreen and her 10 -year -old nephew was wounded.
Both of them were immediately removed to the hospital, police said.
Doctors said that Ambreen was brought dead to the hospital while her nephew has a bullet injury in his arm and is stable.
Meanwhile, the entire area has been cordoned off to nab the attackers.