J K News Today

Srinagar, July 9:

Suspected militants slit the throat of  Shakeella, wife of a PDP leader in  Hajjin area of Bandipore district  late last night .

Shakeela was rushed to hospital , where she succumbed to her injuries .

Reports said that  the suspected militants barged into the house of PDP leader  Abdul Majid Dar with  a plan to abduct him.  Their attempts  were sought to be foiled by his wife Shakeela .

As the militants could  not  find Dar, they slit the throat  of his wife .

Last month, an Army jawan was abducted and killed by suspected Hizbul Mujahideen militants when he was on his way home in Rajouri district for Eid celebrations.

In March last year, militants abducted an Army officer, Lt Umar Fayaz Parray, from Shopian and killed him. He was in Shopian to attend the wedding of a cousin when militants barged into the house and abducted him.