A middle-aged man died last night due to a mysterious gunshot wound in Reasi area of Jammu and Kashmir, police said.
A senior police officer said that Mohammad Jabber, son of Ali Mohammad, a resident of Chorakote received a gunshot in his chest and died on spot in Harotekote village of Reasi.
His body was shifted to district hospital Reasi for legal formalities.
The deceased has apparently received injury from a 12-bore gun belonging to a resident of the area, he said.
An investigation has been launched into the killing, said the officer.