Srinagar, Dec 17 : The J&K Pradesh Congress Committee(JKPCC) expressed deep sorrow over the killing of a Sumo Driver Asif Iqbal Bhat who lost his life due to firing during an ambush laid by the Army at Thandipora Village and described the incident as very unfortunate and shocking.
In a statement issued to KNS, the Congress Spokesperson while condemning the killing of Sumo Driver expressed deep sorrow and grief over this unfortunate incident of killing of innocent person, who lost his life due to the firing by Army.
He said Security Forces must ensure safety of innocent people while dealing with militant related activities, as that the killing of innocent people would deteriorate the situation in valley. He emphasized that the incident of killing must be investigated thereby ensuring justice to the victim.
The Spokesperson urged upon the Govt to provide full compensation to bereaved family, besides ensuring that no innocent people is killed during anti militant operations by Security Forces, he added.
Congress Offers deepest condolences to bereaved family and sympathized with them, the Spokesperson said. (KNS)