Locals accused Mohammad Saleem Bhat, a BJP leader working as a sub-contractor with the construction company ABCI, of opening fire on a family for demanding their pending dues at the construction site at tunnel number 74 in Tatnihall area of Banihal Monday evening. Photo: Special Arrangement/GK.

Contractor allegedly opens fire on workers demanding wages in J&K's Banihal, arrested

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Work on Banihal-Qazigund tunnel halted as workers go on strike over non-payment of wages