Abdullahs condemn killing of policeman in Bandipora attack
National Conference (NC) President and Member of Parliament from Srinagar Dr Farooq Abdullah and Vice President Omar Abdullah have condemned the grenade attack at main town Bandipora in north Kashmir in which a JKP Cop Zubair Ahmad was killed and several others sustained injuries.
Condemning the attack, Dr Farooq, as per a statement issued to the news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO), said, “Violence in any of its manifestations is always unacceptable and will yield nothing except further death and destruction. The vicious cycle of death has caused much loss to human lives in J&K while devastating the socio-economic conditions of the people during the last over three decades. My heartfelt sympathies are with the kin of the slain cop. I pray for the fast recovery of all injured,” he said.
Condemning the attack, Omar Abdullah said, “I unequivocally condemn the cowardly act of violence. I send my heartfelt condolences to the bereaved family of the slain cop. I also pray for the speedy recovery of all those who have sustained injuries,” he said.
Meantime Party GS Ali Muhammad Sagar, PP Nasir Aslam Wani, MP Baramulla Muhammad Akbar Lone, Spokesperson Imran Nabi Dar, North Zone President Javed Dar, District President Dr Sajad Uri, GH Rahi, Irshad Kar have also condemned the attack unreservedly. The functionaries expressed condolences with bereaved and prayed for fast recuperation of all injured—(KNO)