Anantnag: Zahid Ahmad, one of the truckers, injured in Udhampur attack, succumbed at New Delhi’s Safdarjung hospital on Sunday.
Zahid had suffered 70 per cent injuries during the attack by a mob in Udhampur area of Jammu last week, breathed his last at noon today, Muhammad Ashraf, a family member, told that over phone from Delhi.
His body will reach his village by 5 pm today, an official said.
Meanwhile, people have taken to streets in Batengo area of Khanabal, near Srinagar-Jammu highway – Zahid’s native village – to protest his death.
On other side all separatist leaders has appeld for complete shutdown on 19th of this month tomorrow.