Shujaat Bukhari: Wiki, Bio, Age, Height, Death, Net worth, Family

Shujaat Bukhari was an Indian Journalist and editor. He was the Editor – in – Chief of Rising Kashmir, a Srinagar based newspaper. He has been killed by terrorists on 14th June 2018 in Srinagar at 7 pm. Before joining Rising Kashmir, Mr. Bukhari had also worked with The Hindu and many more news agencies. The terrorist killed him when he was coming out of the office to head for the home. Four assailants fired multiple times at his head and abdomen from very close range. His two security officer also killed in incident.

Shujaat Bukhari Education:


Bukhari completed his Master’s in Journalism from Ateneo de Manila University as a fellow of the Asian Centre for Journalism. Afterwards he also received companionship of World Press Institute. In addition, He was a fellow of the East–West Center, Hawaii.

Shujaat Bukhari Career:

Bukhari was the president of Adbee Markaz Kamraz, a cultural and literary organization in Kashmir. He was instrumental in organizing several Kashmir peace conferences and was part of the Track II diplomacy between India and Pakistan. Between 1997 and 2012 he was a correspondent for The Hindu in Srinagar. Lastly he was a Kashmiri journalist and the founding editor of Rising Kashmir, a Srinagar-based newspaper. Once Shujaat Bukhari was wrote that “Threats to life, intimidation, assault, arrest and censorship have been part of the life of a typical local journalist” He never afraid of death for India.

Bukhari’s Death:

According to the reports, three terrorists on a motorcycle attacked Bukhari around 19:00 as he was leaving his office and boarding his car. Without delay, he was taken to the hospital but later doctor declared him dead as well as his 2 security officers are also died in that attack. On 14 June, Police released CCTV footage of suspects believed to be responsible for the killing – one with his face covered in a helmet, and the other two with masks on a motorcycle. On 28 June 2018 the Jammu & Kashmir Police released the list of four suspects namely Sajad Gul (based in Pakistan), Azad Ahmed Malik, Muzafar Ahmad Bhat and Naveed Jatt. Azad Ahmad Malik, with 5 other terrorists was killed in an encounter on 23 November. Muzaffar Ahmed Bhat, with 3 other terrorists was killed on 15 March 2020.

Shujaat Bukhari Net Worth:


Shujaat Bukhari was an Indian Journalist and editor. He always respected his country and Indian army. His estimated Net worth is around 75 Lakh Indian rupees (INR) as on 2018. He was the president of Adbee Markaz Kamraz, a cultural and literary organization in Kashmir. His main source of income was his journalist and his Rising Kashmir.

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Shujaat Bukhari Information Table

Full Name Shujaat Bukhari
Nick name Shujaat
Working As 1. Journalist.
2. Editor-in-Chief of Srinagar based newspaper Rising Star.
Age 64 years old (As of 2018)
Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday 14th June 1954
Birthplace/Hometown Srinagar (Jammu & Kashmir)
Nationality Indian
Star Sign (Zodiac Sign) Gemini
Religion Islam
Current Location Srinagar (Jammu & Kashmir, India)
Ethnicity White-Caucasian American
Famous for 1. Editor-in-Chief of Rising Star (Srinagar based newspaper).
2. Died on June 14, 2018 outside his office gunshot by three suspects.
Height in Centimeters 173 cm
Height in meters 1.73 meters
Height in Feet/Inches 5 Feet 8 inches
Weight in Kilograms 70 KG
Weight in Pounds 154 Pounds
Body Measurements 38-29-35
Shoe Size 8
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Famous Relatives None
Marital Status Married
Girlfriends None
Sexuality Straight
Children (Son/Daughter) Will Update Soon
Educational Qualification Master Degree in Journalism
College/ University Ateneo de Manila University, Manila
Favorite Actor Salman Khan
Favorite Color White and Black
Favorite Food Butter Chicken
Favorite Place Kashmir
Hobbies Reading Books and Gardening
Net Worth Rs. 75 Lakh INR (As of 2018)

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Some Less Known Facts About Shujaat Bukhari

  • Shujaat will be remembered as an immensely helpful and polite person.
  • He had strong views about Indian Army, yet he was respected even by Army veterans.
  • he was becoming vocal in supporting Human Rights of terrorists.
  • Bukhari was the president of Adbee Markaz Kamraz
  • He has been killed by terrorists on 14th June 2018 in Srinagar at 7 pm

FAQs Related to Shujaat Bukhari

1. What is the profession of Shujaat Bukhari?

He was an Indian Journalist and editor.

2. What is the his age at the time of death?

He was 64 years old at the time of death.

3. Who is the founder of Rising Kashmir?

Rising Kashmir was founded by Shujaat Bukhari in March 2008.

4. What is the reason of Shujaat Bukhari death?

He has killed by terrorists on 14th June 2018 in Srinagar.

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