One among the two non-locals who were fired upon by militants on Thursday late evening in central Kashmir’s Budgam district succumbed to the injuries at a hospital here.
Medical Superintendent SMHS hospital Dr. Kanwaljeet Singh confirmed to GNS that one among the non-locals succumbed to the injuries.
Sources identified the deceased as Dilkhush of Bihar, who was working as a labourer at Brick Kiln.
Earlier a senior Police officer told GNS that the two non-local labourers were fired upon by militants in Magraypora area of the district.
One had bullet wound in hand and other received firearm injury in neck area.
Both were immediately shifted to nearby hospital for treatment, the officer said.
Soon after the attack whole area has been cordoned off to nab the attackers. More details will follow soon. (GNS)