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Suspected militants kill BSF man, injure four family members in Hajin

Suspected militants kill BSF man, injure four family members in Hajin
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Suspected militants on Wednesday night killed a BSF man who was on vacations inside his house and injured his four other family members in Parrey Mohalla area of Hajin in north Kashmir’s Bandipora district.

An official said that suspected militants barged inside the house of Rameez Ahmad Parrey (30) around 9:45 pm and opened indiscriminate fire, killing him on spot and injuring four others.

He said Parrey was posted in Rajasthan and had come home on leave.

“The family members resisted after the militants tried to take Rameez outside the house. The militants opened indiscriminate fire, killing Rameez on spot. Four other family members, including his father, two brothers and aunt, were injured,” he said.

“All the injured have been referred to SKIMS Soura in Srinagar for specialized treatment,” he said.

Superintendent of Police (SP) Bandipora Zulifikar Azad said that militants opened indiscriminate fire after barging into the house of Rameez, who was working with BSF and had come home for vacations.

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