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Kashmiri teen did cameo in Bollywood, turned into militant, shot dead

Nabanita Dutta

News Editor

Saqib Bilal was a theatre artist and did some cameo roles in Bollywood movies before disappearing with another boy from Hajib Bandipora on August 31st. In an 18-hour long gunfight with the security forces in Mujgind, Srinagar Bilal was killed on December 9th. Bilal was studying Math, Physics and Chemistry in class 11 and belonged to a well to do family. His family still cannot believe the path he had taken.