Press Release

August 06:```Today at about 0930 hours Kulgam Police received information about a terror crime incident at Vesoo area where terrorists had fired upon a BJP Sarpanch. Senior police officers reached at the terror crime spot.

Preliminary investigation revealed that terrorists fired upon a BJP Sarpanch identified as Sajad Ahmad Khanday son of Ali Mohmmad resident of Vesoo Kulgam due to which he got injured. He was shifted to nearby hospital for treatment where he succumbed to his injuries. The said Sarpanch was accommodated in secured migrant camp Vesoo but today he went to his house without informing police.

Police has registered a case in this regard under relevant sections of law. Investigation is in progress and officers continue to work to establish the full circumstances of this terror crime. Area has been cordoned off and search in the area is going on.```