A Border Security Force (BSF) constable identified as Ramzan Ahmad Parray as shot dead by terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir’s Bandipora district on Wednesday late evening. Three of family members were also injured in the attack. According to reports, a group of three terrorists barged into his house in Hajin area of Bandipora and killed him. The militants forced their way into the house at Parrey Mohalla and started firing indiscriminately at the family.
While the jawan died on the spot, four of his family members — his father, two brothers and an aunt — were injured, police said. PTI reported that the condition of the jawan’s aunt was stated to be serious, while that of the three others was stable. The Director General of Jammu and Kashmir Police, S P Vaid, termed the incident as “barbaric and inhumane” and said the guilty would be punished. Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah also expressed his condolences on twitter. He condemned the incident calling it “abominable”.