NC, Cong condemn Noorbagh killing

NC, Cong condemn Noorbagh killing
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Srinagar, Sep 27: National Conference on Thursday expressed profound grief over the killing of a civilian, Mohammad Saleem Malik during CASO in Noorbagh Qamarwari Srinagar.
Expressing solidarity with the family of Saleem Malik, National Conference senior leader and MLA Iddgah Mubarak Gul extended his heartfelt condolences to the bereaved family and prayed for peace to the departed soul.
“It’s really unfortunate and condemnable at how civilians are being targeted with no sense of remorse by security forces during such operations. It has in fact become a routine now,” Gul said adding, “I demand a thorough time bound investigation into the killing of Saleem so that culprit is identified and booked.”
Meanwhile, The J&K Pradesh Congress Committee (JKPCC) has strongly condemned the Noorbagh killing describing it as highly painful and shocking.
In a statement, the JKPCC Spokesperson expressed deep shock and grief over the killing of young man in Noorbagh Srinagar.
Strongly condemned the incident, the Spokesperson expressed serious concern over the innocent killings, urging upon the Govt to ensure that no civilian is killed, as that, the loss of precious lives has vitiated the atmosphere in the valley, which has to be contained in the larger interests of safety of people and prevalence of peace.
The loss of innocent lives will continue to remain the source behind disenchantment among the common masses in Kashmir, as a result, the situation has gone from bad to worse, spokesperson added and said that Forces must ensure safety of innocent people while dealing with militant related activities.
JKPCC offered deepest condolences to bereaved family and sympathized with them, he said. (KNS)