New Delhi: Unidentified Militants on Sunday shot at and injured a BJP worker in Budgam district of Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday. Also Read - Bihar Elections: BJP Appoints ex-Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis as In-charge
Abdul Hamid Najar (38), a resident of Mohiendpora area of Budgam was on morning walk when militants fired at him near Ompora. He was taken to a hospital and further details on his condition were awaited. Also Read - Bihar Assembly Election 2020: BJP President JP Nadda to Meet Party Brass in State to Decide on Seat Sharing
Notably, this is the third attack on a BJP leader or worker in a week. Earlier on Wednesday, BJP leader and sarpanch Sajad Ahmad Khanday was shot dead by militants outside his residence in Vessu area of Qazigund in southern Kashmir. Also Read - 'How Long Can a Person be Detained?' Supreme Court Asks Jammu and Kashmir Administration on Iltija Mufti's Plea
On Tuesday, unidentified gunmen had attacked and seriously injured another BJP panch, Arif Ahmad, in Akhran area of Kulgam district.