Jammu and Kashmir: Militants fire at senior NC leader Abdul Rahim Rather's home in Badgam district, no casualties reported

Srinagar: Militants attacked the home of former Jammu and Kashmir finance minister and National Conference leader Abdul Rahim Rather in Badgam district on Tuesday, police said.

File image of Abdul Rahim Rather. Image courtesy: CNN-IBN

File image of Abdul Rahim Rather. Image courtesy: CNN-IBN

Police said the militants fired at the ancestral home of Rather in Badipora village. "Guards posted there repulsed the attack, forcing the militants to flee," a police officer said. The National Conference leader was not at his house during the attack, which did not injure anyone.

 


Updated Date: Aug 28, 2018 18:19 PM

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