Congress Executive Committee expresses grief over the terror attack
Jammu Feb 15: A meeting of the Executive Committee of J&K Pradesh Congress Committee was held at Jammu today under the Chairmanship of JKPCC President G.A. Mir and was attended by AICC Secretary Sudhir Sharma and other prominent leaders of the party.
The Executive Committee adopted the following resolution:
“This Executive Committee shares the grief, anguish and anger of the nation over the heavy loss of lives and injuries to several others in the deadliest, dastardly and barbaric terror attack over a CRPF Convoy at Awantipora Pulwama yesterday.
“The meeting conveys its deep sympathies with the families of martyrs.
“We deeply feel the pain of the families of martyrs and no amount of words can express their grief.
“The Party solidly stands in solidarity with the nation and calls for an appropriate and effective response to avenge the killings.
“We are united in our fight against terror and to isolate the enemies of peace and harmony.”
The meeting decided to defer all scheduled functions of the party in the State including the provincial level convention on 17th Feb for a period of one week as a mark of respect to the martyrs, a party spokesman said.