Two lecturers, together with a girl, have been killed by terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir’s Srinagar in the present day, lower than 48 hours after three civilians have been gunned down by terrorists in separate incidents. The 2 killed have been authorities faculty lecturers.
One in every of them is a Kashmir Pandit and the lady is a Sikh.
“At about 11:15 am, terrorists shot lifeless two faculty lecturers at Sangam Eidgah in Srinagar district,” a police official mentioned. He mentioned the realm has been cordoned off and a hunt has been launched to nail the attackers.
On Tuesday, 70-year-old Makhan Lal Bindroo, a distinguished businessman and the proprietor of a pharmacy in Srinagar’s Iqbal Park, was shot at from point-blank vary inside his pharmacy round 7 pm, the police mentioned. He was instantly rushed to a hospital the place medical doctors declared him lifeless on arrival.
The police and safety forces rushed to the spot however his attackers had already escaped.
A Kashmiri Pandit, Mr Bindroo remained in Kashmir and ran his pharmacy even on the peak of terrorism within the 1990s.
The 2 others killed on Tuesday have been a road meals vendor in downtown Srinagar and one other civilian in Bandipora. The person has been recognized as Mohammad Shafi, the president of a taxi stand within the space.
The road meals vendor was recognized as Virender Paswan, a resident of Bhagalpur in Bihar.