LG visits slain BJP leader’s family; hands over Rs 20 lakhs to kin
Srinagar: Lieutenant Governor Girish Chandra Murmu Tuesday visited the house of deceased BJP leader Sheikh Waseem Bari at Bandipora, who along with his father and brother was killed by the militants.
The Lt Governor handed over the financial assistance of Rs 20 Lakhs to the Next of Kin (NoK) of the deceased and conveyed his heartfelt condolences to the bereaved family members of the victims.
According to an official press release, the Lt Governor strongly condemned the killings and said that the perpetrators of this dastardly act of violence would be brought to justice.
“Such heinous act is an attempt to spread fear, and there can be no justification for such attacks,” he added.