Rising Kashmir editor Shujaat Bukhari, PSO shot dead in Srinagar


Senior journalist and Rising Kashmir editor Shujaat Bukhari and his personal security officer (PSO) were shot dead by unknown attackers outside his office in Srinagar on Thursday evening.
Bukhari was attacked when he had just stepped out of his office at Press Colony in the city, reported NDTV. 
Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti has expressed shock over his death.
“Shocked & deeply saddened by the sudden demise of Shujaat Bukhari. The scourge of terror has reared its ugly head on the eve of Eid. I strongly condemn this act of mindless violence & pray for his soul to rest in peace. My deepest condolences to his family,” she said on Twitter.

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