Punjab-based apple trader killed in militant attack in J&K, another injured

Charanjeet Singh and Sanjeev were shot at Trenz by 3-4 militants around 7.30 pm, police said.

Published: 16th October 2019 09:25 PM  |   Last Updated: 16th October 2019 09:25 PM   |  A+A-

A paramilitary soldier on patrol in Jammu and Kashmir (File | AP)

By PTI

SRINAGAR: A Punjab-based apple trader was killed and another injured in a militant attack in Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday evening, police said.

Charanjeet Singh and Sanjeev were shot at Trenz by 3-4 militants around 7.30 pm, police said.

They were taken to the district hospital in Pulwama in a critical condition.

Charanjeet succumbed to his injuries while Sanjeev's condition is stated to be critical, they said.

This is third such incident in as many days in the Valley.

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