On April 9, terrorists opened fire at a senior Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) worker, Chandrakant Sharma and his personal security officer (PSO), Rajinder Kumar, in Kishtwar area of Jammu & Kashmir. Shri Sharma was Sah Prant Sewa Pramukh of RSS in J&K.
According to reports, PSO Rajinder Kumar died on the spot due to the bullet wounds, while Shri Chandrakant Sharma succumbed to his injuries at the ICU of a hospital in Jammu. Weapon of the PSO was also snatched by the terrorists.
Meanwhile, curfew was imposed in Kishtwar town as a precautionary measure, and the internet services were snapped in Kishtwar, Doda and Bhadarwah districts.