Congress delegation visits residence of slain CRPF personnel
Srinagar: The J&K Pradesh Congress Committee (JKPCC) President G.A. Mir alongwith senior party leaders and legislators visited the residence of slain CRPF personnel Nissar Ahmad Wani at Bagwanpora Veerinag today and offered heartfelt condolences to bereaved family.
The slain CRPF personnel and his colleague lost their lives at Hillar Kokernag when they came under heavy stone pelting, as a result, both the personnel met with an accident and died instantly, a statement issued by the party said.
The statement said that G.A. Mir was accompanied by legislators Mohd Amin Bhat and Gulzar Ahmad Wani besides senior leaders, Mohd Iqbal Mir and Farooq Ahmad Bhat.
Congress leaders expressed profound grief over the loss of two CRPF personnel and described it as tragic and unfortunate appealing the people especially youth to restore calm, as the killing of innocent persons cannot be justified by anything.
They reiterated that bloodshed must end in the larger interest of peace and stability.