Dr Farooq visits Ismail Wani at SMHS Hospital

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Terms attack on him dastardly, prays for his speedy recuperation

Srinagar, Mar 15: Jammu and Kashmir National Conference President Dr. Farooq Abdullah on Friday visited party block president of Bijbehara Muhammad Ismail Wani at SMHS Hospital, Srinagar, where he was admitted the other day after being shot at by some unknown gunmen.
Party President was accompanied by south zone president Dr. Bashir Ahmad Veeri and Advisor to party President Mushtaq Guroo.
Dr. Farooq while interacting the kith and kin of the injured party functionary said, “I am here to salute the zeal of our party functionary with which he has been working for the emancipation of masses. I pray for his fast recuperation and good health. I hope he will rise again to take forward the mission of serving people,” adding, “such dastardly acts would not deter us from serving people.”
Dr. Farooq impressed the hospital authorities to give best of the medical treatment to the party functionary. “It is regrettable to see unarmed people being attacked at. I condemn the attack unequivocally in the strongest terms. I pray for the fast his recovery.”
Party president also called for time bound inquiry into the attack. “The perpetrators behind the attack should be brought to justice. It is the prime duty of the incumbent governor administration to ensure a safe environment for the political workers to carry forward their work,” adding, “ The incumbent governor administration has miserably failed to ensure safety and security of the political workers.”
Meanwhile Dr. Farooq Abdullah visited Asar- e- Shareef Hazratbal and offered Zuhar Prayers there. Party present while obeisance at the shrine prayed for peace and prosperity of the state. (KNS)