New Delhi: On Thursday, A bank manager, originally from Rajasthan, was shot dead by terrorists in kulgam district of Jammu and Kashmir. The deceased has been identified as Vijay Kumar.
According to reports, the employee of the Ellaqui Dehati Bank, Vijay Kumar was shot inside the bank premises.He was rushed to a hospital but succumbed to injuries on the way. This is the second civilian attack within a week. Earlier this week, a school teacher was shot dead by terrorists.
The Kashmir Zone Police said in a tweet, ” “Terrorists fired upon a bank employee (manager) at Ellaqie Dehati Bank at Areh Mohanpora in Kulgam district. He received grievous gunshot injuries in this terror incident. He is a resident of Hanumangarh Rajasthan. Area cordoned off. Further details shall follow.”
#KulgamTerrorIncidentUpdate: #Injured bank employee namely Vijay Kumar #succumbed to his injuries at hospital. #Search in the area going on. Further details shall follow.@JmuKmrPolice https://t.co/gt9lhrrFEC
— Kashmir Zone Police (@KashmirPolice) June 2, 2022
On May 31, a high school teacher Rajini Bhalla died of the gunshot injuries in Kulgam. Meanwhile, three soldiers were killed in a explosion that took place in Jammu and Kashmir’s Shopian. According to the police, the blast took place in a private vehicle after which the injured soldiers were hospitalised. The nature and source of the blast have not been ascertained yet and are under investigation.