Srinagar, Oct 3

Militants on Tuesday evening shot dead a former village headman of the ruling Peoples' Democratic Party (PDP) in south Kashmir's Anantnag district.

Police said militants fired at Ghulam Rasool, 50, a former panch of the ruling PDP in Akoora village.

"He was fired at from close range and succumbed to critical injuries before he could be shifted to hospital," police said.

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