Recently on Wednesday, the BJP Leader from the Pulwama District and Tral Municipal Committee Chairman Rakesh Pandit was shot dead by the terrorists. As per the reports, the incident took place on Wednesday night, when the BJP unit secretary was on a walk outside his residence.
Also, a woman named Asifa Mushtaq got injured in the incident, who is the daughter of one of the neighbors of Rakesh.
It must be noted that the secretary of BJP Pulwama district, Rakesh Pandit was walking out of his house at his residence in South Kashmir's Pulwama district on Wednesday night when suddenly some terrorists attacked him and started firing at him.
After hearing the sound of the gunshot, people gathered at the place of the incident and rushed Rakesh to the hospital, where the doctors declared him brought dead. Police and other security forces also commenced a search operation at the place of the incident to nab the terrorists.
Expressing their grief, BJP leader Kavinder Gupta and former Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti condemned the incident and stated the news as a big shock.