Shujaat Bukhari: killed on 14 June 2018, by Lashkar trained terrorist Naveed Jatt- for being an honest reporter

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Shujaat Bukhari: killed on 14 June 2018, by Lashkar trained terrorist Naveed Jatt- for being an honest reporter

Age: 50 yrs

Resident of: Srinagar, Kashmir

Professional Details: Journalist, Reporter and  founding editor of a Srinagar based newspaper.

Murder Details: Three terrorists on a motorcycle attacked Bukhari around 7 pm as he was leaving his office and boarding his car,one with his face covered in a helmet, and the other two shrouded with masks on a motorcycle. Bukhari along with his 2 bodyguards were killed in the attack, one dying on the spot and the other later at the hospital

Bukhari had escaped 3 assasination attempts in the past.