Authorities imposed curfew in district Kishtwar following the killing of BJP state secretary and his brother by unknown gunmen late Thursday evening.
Gunmen fired upon the BJP state Secretary Anil Parihar and his brother Ajeet Parihar at Tapal Gali in Kishtwar.
In the incident, the duo sustained serious head injuries and were taken to district hospital Kishtwar where doctors declared them brought dead on arrival.
The incident occurred when Ajeet Parihar, an SFC employee were returning home with his brother.
Deputy Commissioner Kishtwar has ordered imposition of curfew in the district.
Following the killing, BJP workers started protests against the killing in many parts of Kishtwar.
Soon after the killings, a joint team of army and SOG have launched a massive searches in the area.(With inputs from GNS)