Man stabbed to death, another injured in scuffle at Khanyar

A man was killed while another was injured in a scuffle near Dastgeer Sahib shrine (RA) at Khanyar area on late evening today.

Local news agency KNO said that some unknown persons attacked the duo at Dastgeer Sahib shrine (RA).

“One among the duo identified as Ziyaan Chisti son of Mohammed Ashraf Chisti, resident of Rainawari area of Srinagar was stabbed to death while another person accompanying him identified as Faizan Fida Bhat son of Fida Ahmad Bhat, a resident of Ellahi Bagh area of Srinagar was injured,” reports said.

They said that both the persons were taken to SMHS Hospital Srinagar.

Medical Superintendent of SMHS, Dr Nazir Choudhary told KNO that one among the duo was brought dead to the hospital, while another is being treated upon and his condition is stable.