CPI(M) condemns killing of civilian in Handwara
Srinagar, April 12: Strongly condemning the killing of Owais Ahmad Mir, a class 7 student of Mandigam Handwara in security force action, CPI (M) leader Mohamad Yousuf Tarigami has termed the incident as “highly unfortunate” and heinous which should be condemned by one and all.
“Such incidents are result of disproportionate force being used against the protesters and there is an immediate need to put an end to the civilian killings,” said Tarigami.
He demanded a judicial probe into the incident so that culprits are identified and booked under law.
He expressed sympathies with the bereaved family.
Meanwhile, Mohamad Afzal Parry, District Secretary, CPI (M) Kulgam has expressed serious concern over the death of a labourer Nazir Ahmad Khan son-in-law of Chada Khatana of Rajouri at present Bongam Kulgam, whose dead body was found hanging on a willow tree in Kulgam on Thursday.
He demanded a thorough probe and investigation into the incident to ascertain the causes which lead to the mysterious death of the poor labourer.