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J-K: top cardiologist succumbs to gunshot wound

HT Correspondent, Hindustan Times  New Delhi, August 17, 2013
First Published: 12:37 IST(17/8/2013) | Last Updated: 15:02 IST(17/8/2013)

Kashmir's eminent cardiologist Dr Sheikh Jalal-ud-Din, who was critically injured in an attack by suspected militants on July 18, died at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (Aiims) in New Delhi on Saturday morning.

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Dr Jalal-ud-Din, 64, was the former director of the valley’s premier hospital Sher-e-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences (Skims).

He was shot in the head and his two bodyguards were killed by two unidentified gunmen in south Kashmir’s Pampore area.


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