Former J&K CM Omar Abdullah and NC president Farooq Abdullah condemns killing of 2 party workers in Srinagar

Srinagar, Publish Date: Oct 5 2018

National Conference president Farooq Abdullah and vice president Omar Abdullah on Friday condemned the killing of two of their party workers in Habba Kadal area of old Srinagar city.

“I cannot condemn strongly enough the murderous Millitant attack against three of my party workers. Nazir Ahmed Bhat (working in the office of MLA Shamima Firdous) & Mushtaq Ahmed Wani have been killed. Allah Jannat naseeb karey,” Omar wrote on Twitter.

He said another NC worker Shakeel Ahmad Zangoo has been injured and is in hospital.

“I pray for his complete & speedy recovery. May the families of Nazir, Mushtaq & Shakeel find strength in this most difficult time,” Omar said.

Meanwhile, NC on its official Twitter handle, said party President Dr. Farooq Abdullah and Vice President Omar Abdullah expressed profound grief over the killing of two party workers Nazir Ahmad Bhat and Mushtaq Ahmad Wani.

Meanwhile, former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Mehbooba Mufti also condemned the NC workers’ killing.

“Pained to hear about the killing of two NC workers. My heart goes out to their families & children. Cannot possibly imagine what they must be going through,” Mehbooba wrote on Twitter