Mehbooba, Omar condemn soldier’s killing   

Mehbooba, Omar condemn soldier’s killing   

Srinagar, Nov 25: Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti and former Chief Minister Omar Abdullah  on Saturday condemned the killing of Territorial Army soldier in south Kashmir’s Shopian district.
“Strongly condemn the brutal killing of Irfan Ahmed, a brave Territorial Army soldier at Shopian. Such heinous acts will not weaken our resolve to establish peace and normalcy in the Valley,” Mehbooba wrote on Twitter.
Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Saturday termed as tragic and reprehensible the killing of an army man in Shopian district of south Kashmir.
“The murder of young Irfan Dar is a very tragic & reprehensible act. My unqualified condemnation & heartfelt condolences to his family,” Omar Abdullah wrote on micro-blogging site twitter.
Earlier, a bullet- riddled body of a Territorial Army soldier was recovered in Shopian district.
The slain soldier  Irfan Dar s/o Ghulam Mohammad Dar R/o Sanzan village, and was posted in Bandipora’s Gurez area.  His bullet-riddled body was found in Wothmula Nad area of Keegam this morning.
“He was perhaps kidnapped by militants. His bullet-riddled body was recovered today morning,” SSP Shopian told GNS news agency.