5 non-local labourers killed, another injured in militant attack in J&K’s Kulgam District

The incident came a day after terrorists shot a truck driver in Anantnag district and targeted people waiting at a bus stand in Sopore. Earlier in the afternoon, terrorists had fired indiscriminately at paramilitary personnel deployed at a school in Pulwama district.

Written by October 30, 2019 09:09

New Delhi: Five non-local labourers were shot dead by terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kulgam on Tuesday evening. One person has been critically injured in the attack and has been rushed to the hospital.

“Unknown terrorists shot dead 5 laborers and injured 1. The injured was evacuated to the district hospital in Anantnag. All the labourers were from Murshidabad, West Bengal,” the CRPF said.

“Troops of 18 Battalion Army and JKP reached the spot and cordoned off the area and a search operation has started,” the CRPF said. (

The incident came a day after terrorists shot a truck driver in Anantnag district and targeted people waiting at a bus stand in Sopore. Earlier in the afternoon, terrorists had fired indiscriminately at paramilitary personnel deployed at a school in Pulwama district.