Srinagar, May 25: A woman was killed and her nephew injured after they were fired upon in the Chadoora area of central Kashmir’s Budgam district on Wednesday
Official sources told KDC that Ambreen Bhat, daughter of Khazar Bhat, a resident of Kongoipora-Hushroo, and her 10-year-old nephew were fired upon by militants today evening outside their home.
Both of them were immediately shifted to a hospital, the officer said where the condition of Ambreen is stated to be critical.
Medical Superintendent, SMHS hospital, Dr. Kanwaljeet Singh said Ambreen was declared dead on arrival at the hospital. Her nephew has a bullet injury in arm and is stated to be stable, they said.
Ambreen was a TV artist and a singer who uploaded her songs on various social media platforms.
A police official said that the area has been cordoned off to nab the attackers.(KDC)