NC worker and Ikhwan commander shot dead by unknown gunmen
Srinagar, April 17 (Only Kashmir): Striking after a long lull, the unknown gunmen Sunday shot dead National Conference worker Imtiyaz Ahmad Khan and notorious pro-government Ikhwan commander Rashid Billa in Kashmir’s Shopian and Bandipora district respectively. On Saturday evening, a People’s Democratic Party worker was killed in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district in a same manner.
According to report Onlykashmir.in received here, Former Public Prosecutor and National Conference worker Advocate Imtiyaz Ahmad Khan was shot dead in Pinjoora area of Shopian on Sunday evening. Ahmad worked as a public prosecutor during the National Conference government in the state.
In another incident, notorious pro-government Ikhwan commander Rashid Billa was killed by suspected militants in Hajin town of Kashmir’s Bandipora district.
The incidents came amid heightened tension in the Kashmir and on a day when the Hurriyat had given a bandh call after a 22-year-old youth Sajad Hussain was killed by BSF in a firing incident.