Suspected terrorists on Saturday shot dead a youth in Naseem Bagh area of Hazratbal in Kashmir capital Srinagar.
Reports said that the slain was a student of Islamic University of Sciences and Technology, Awantipora. However, there was no immediate official confirmation.
This is the second killing by terrorists in the Valley today.
Earlier in the day, a Hurriyat (G) activist Rehman Sultani was shot dead by terrorists outside his home in Bomai area of Sopore.