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Non-local labrourer shot dead, another injured in Budgam

A non-local was dead while another was injured when suspected militants fired upon them on Thursday late evening in central Kashmir’s Budgam district.

Medical Superintendent SMHS hospital Dr. Kanwaljeet Singh confirmed that one among the non-locals succumbed to the injuries.

Sources identified the deceased as Dilkhush of Bihar, who was working as a laborer at a Brick Kiln.

Earlier a senior Police officer said that the two non-local laborers were fired upon by militants in the Magraypora area of the district.

One had a bullet wound in the hand and the other received a firearm injury in the neck area. Both were immediately shifted to a nearby hospital for treatment, the officer said.

Soon after the attack whole area has been cordoned off to nab the attackers. More details will follow soon.

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