Congress worker killed in Srinagar encounter


Kashmir: A Sarpanch, Congress worker Sajad Malik @ Bita Malik got shot after he snatched service rifle from a cop in Dooru area of South Kashmir. Sajad accompanied by police was brought to hospital for treatment. Sources said after snatching rifle he fled towards Agnu village where he was shot dead in firing to nab the culprit. A former militant Sajad was arrested in 2001 and later-on he had joined Congress party.Actual Details Awaited

Meanwhile, Jammu and Kashmir Pradesh Congress Committee (JKPCC) president G A Mir Thursday demanded a judicial probe into the killing of Sajjad Ahmad Malik, an ex-sarpanch of Congress who was killed in Dooru area of Anantnag today.


 “Malik, an ex sarpanch associated with Congress was picked up by the police one and half months back and was serving Public Safety Act (PSA).”

“It needs judicial enquiry as it is a custodial killing. Why is Mehbooba Mufti getting innocent people killed?” he asked.

According to army spokesman he said that one millitant was killed during an encounter Anantnag this evening, he still further said that details were awaited.

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