Sopore: One person was shot dead at Sopore town of Jammu and Kashmir by unidentified gun-men on Monday. The deceased, Aziz Ahmed Reshi was a former terrorist and was fired indiscriminately from a point blank range. He was killed on the spot.On the other hand, the security forces have shot and fired directly at a militant hideout and recovered a cache of arms and ammunition from Khrew forest area in Pulwama district of south Kashmir, police said today.
This killing was the fourth in the last seven days in the Sopore town which is known for its pro-freedom and anti-India sentiment is termed as ‘freedom centre’ in the country. Police is suspecting the involvement of Hizbul Mujahiddin in the incident.