Former DSP shot dead by terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir
Srinagar, July 15: Separatist guerrillas shot dead a senior retired police officer in Jammu and Kashmir, police said on Wednesday.
"Motorcycle borne militants fired several shots at Bashir Ahmad Dar, retired deputy superintendent of police," a police officer said.
At the time of the incident late Tuesday, Dar was exiting from a mosque where he had gone to offer 'Taravi' (late night Ramadan prayers) in Ashmujee village of Kulgam district.
He was shifted to a Srinagar hospital where he died.Searches were mounted in the village after the attack, but nobody has been arrested or identified so far as the assailants reportedly fled from the place.