People reach to Shujaat Bukhari’s house for Chahrum

The Rasm-e-Chahrum of Shujaat Bukhari, the founder of Rising Kashmir and Kashmir Media House, was observed on Monday, 18 June 2018. The ceremony was held at their ancestral home in Kreeri, Baramulla.

Several government officials, journalists, and relatives marked their offered their condolences to the grieved family. Bukhari is outlived by his parents, wife and two minor children.


Bukhari who was leaving his office in Press Enclave in the city centre Lal Chowk for an Iftar party when he was shot, officials said. He was given police protection since an attack on him in 2000.