‘Rising Kashmir’ Editor Shujaat Bukhari shot dead

‘Rising Kashmir’ Editor Shujaat Bukhari shot dead In Srinagar.

In a shocking incident, senior journalist Sujata Bukhari was shot dead by unknown attackers in Srinagar on Thursday evening.


He was attacked when he was stepping out of his office in Press Colony. He was hit by multiple bullet shots at a close range.

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti said she was “shocked and deeply saddened by the sudden demise of Shujaat Bukhari.

“The scourge of terror has reared its ugly head on the eve of Eid. I strongly condemn this act of mindless violence & pray for his soul to rest in peace. My deepest condolences to his family,” she tweeted.

-PTC News