Lt Guv condemns killing of BJP leader, his family members
SRINAGAR, JULY 9: Lt Governor, Girish Chandra Murmu has condemned the killings of BJP leader Sheikh Waseem Bari, his father Bashir Ahmed and brother Umar Bashir, who were killed by the militants on Wednesday evening.
In a condolence message, the Lt Governor has said that the barbaric act of killing innocent people is against the humanity and the perpetrators of this cowardly act shall be brought to justice.
He expressed his deepest sympathies with the bereaved family and prayed for eternal peace to the departed souls.
Meanwhile, police arrested all the ten PSOs associated with the former district president of BJP who was killed along with his father and brother at their shop in Bandipora district of north Kashmir.
“All The ten PSOs have been arrested,” Inspector General of Police Kashmir Zone Vijay Kumar said.
Earlier, the former district president of BJP Wasim Bari along with his father and brother were killed at their shop at Musliambad when some unidentified militants struck and shot at them. They were injured critically and shifted to hospital but succumbed to their injuries, sources said.