Sarpanch shot useless by terrorists in Kulgam, third killing in per week


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Srinagar, Mar 11: Terrorists shot useless a sarpanch in Kulgam district of Jammu and Kashmir on Friday. That is the third killing of a neighborhood elected consultant by militants in Jammu and Kashmir this month.

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One of many officers stated, “At about 8:50 pm, terrorists fired upon Shabir Ahmad Mir near his residence in Adoura in south Kashmir’s Kulgam district.” They stated Mir was taken to a hospital the place medical doctors declared him useless on arrival.

Mir was an unbiased sarpanch.

The world has been cordoned off and a hunt launched to nab the attackers, the officers stated.

he killing drew condemnations from political events.

Nationwide Convention vice chairman and former chief minister Omar Abdullah stated, “Shocked by the targeted killing of Sarpanch Shabir Ahmed Mir. Political workers get killed, we offer our condolences, life goes on and then the same thing happens again. There is a mind-numbing pattern to these killings & our reactions. Sadly nothing changes.” “I can only offer my condolences to Shabir’s family & my prayers that he finds place in Jannat. I wish his death was the last one we would see but sadly that will not be,” he added.

“Strongly condemn the killing of a sarpanch in Kulgam. May the killers rot in Hell,” Peoples Convention chief Sajad Lone stated in a tweet.

The Peoples Convention stated it was worrisome that public representatives had been repeatedly being focused to unfold worry.

The Nationwide Convention (NC) expressed shock over the killing.

“Deeply saddened & shocked by the barbaric attack on Sarpanch Shabir Ah Mir in Audura, Kulgam in which he lost his life. We condemn in the most vigorous way this cowardly attack & express our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased. May Allah grant him a place in Jannat,” the occasion stated on Twitter.

The BJP’s Jammu and Kashmir spokesman Altaf Thakur termed the killing barbaric and a cowardice act.

“It is an attack on democracy and such attacks won’t be tolerated,” he stated.

Apni Celebration president Altaf Bukhari termed the assault dastardly and inhumane.

“Extremely saddened by this dastardly, inhumane attack on a Sarpanch in Kulgam. I unequivocally condemn this terror attack on a grassroots political worker. This is a second attack on a Panchayat representative in last two days in the Valley,” Apni Celebration president Altaf Bukhari wrote on Twitter.

On March 9, an unbiased sarpanch, Sameer Bhat, was shot useless by terrorists on the outskirts of Srinagar.

On March 2, terrorists shot useless an unbiased panchayat member, Mohammad Yaqub Dar, within the Srandoo space of Kulgam.

with PTI inputs

Story first revealed: Friday, March 11, 2022, 23:00 [IST]

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