Three BJP workers killed in Kulgam
Srinagar: Three Bhartiya Janta Party workers including party’s Yuva Morcha General Secretary for Kulgam were killed in a militant attack in south Kashmir on Thursday evening.
Official sources said that militants attacked the trio at Y K Pora following which they were rushed to the emergency hospital Qazigund.
However, before the trio identified as Fida Hussain itoo, the general secretary of Yuva Morcha General Secretary, Umar Hajam and Haroon Rashid Beigh, could be admitted they succumbed to their wounds on the way to the hospital, they said.
“All three of them were brought dead,” Dr Asima Medical Superintendent Qazigund said. A police officer said that investigations have been taken up while entire area has been cordoned off.
Meanwhile, BJP’s media-in charge Kashmir, Manzoor Bhat told that three party workers were attacked by the militants in Kulgam and one among them identified as Fida Hussain has succumbed to his injuries on the spot.
He condemned the attack and said that the workers are being targeted because BJP has started all round development in Jammu and Kashmir. (with inputs from GNS, KNO)