J&K: Congress Ghulam Nabi Patel shot dead by terrorists in Pulwama

Pulwama, April 25: Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Patel was shot dead by militants in South Kashmir’s Rajpora on Wednesday.

While police initially said that Gulam Nabi Patel was an activist of the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti identified him as Congress leader.

His vehicle was fired upon at Rajpora Chowk of Pulwama, injuring him and his guards, a police officer said.

Patel later succumbed to his critical injuries, while the injured security guards, Imtiyaz Ahmad and Bilal Ahmed, are being treated.

Mufti tweeted ” “Heartfelt condolences to the family of senior Congress leader, G. N. Patel who was killed by militants today in Rajpora. Such cowardly acts achieve nothing but leave one more family devastated”.


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