UPDATE: The news hasn’t been confirmed yet. Some reports suggest that all three were shifted to a nearby hospital from where they were referred by doctors to Srinagar hospital.
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Sheikh Waseem Bari, along with his brother Umar Sultan and father Bashir Ahmad Sheikh, was killed by militants in North Kashmir’s Bandipora district on Wednesday.
The three were outside their residence when they were attacked by gunmen at around 8:30 pm. Their residence is adjacent to the Bandipora Police Station.
Investigation is underway and more details about the incident are awaited.