Dr Farooq, Omar Abdullah condemn killing of Cop at Nowgam
Srinagar: The Jammu and Kashmir National Conference President Dr Farooq Abdullah and Vice President Omar Abdullah on Wednesday condemned the killing of a cop, who was shot near his home in Nowgam.
Dr Farooq in his condolence message said, “I condemn the killing of the cop in unequivocal terms. The killing is a grim reminder of the jinxed fate of our region. There is no place for such acts in today’s world. I express my sympathies with the bereaved and pray for peace to departed.”
While condemning the attack, party vice president Omar Abdullah said such attacks should be condemned without any reservation. “The terrible news coming from Nowgam about the killing of a cop is heart wrenching. I mince no words in my condemnation of the outrageous bloodshed. The violence in all its forms and manifestations constitutes the most serious threat to the dignity of human life and universal peace. I express my deepest sympathies with his family and pray for peace to the departed soul,” he said.
Among others Party’s General Secretary Ali Muhammad Sagar, Additional General Secretary Dr. Sheikh Mustufa Kamal, Provincial President Nasir Aslam Wani, MPs Hasnain Masoodi, Muhammad Akbar Lone, Ali Mohammad Dar, Spokesperson Imran Nabi Dar have condemned the killing in unequivocal terms and expressed heartfelt sympathies with the families of the victims