Srinagar: Lt Governor Manoj Singha ,National Conference President and Member Parliament from Srinagar Dr. Farooq Abdullah and Vice President Omar Abdullah, President J&K Apni Party Syed Mohammad Altaf Bukhari, Jammu & Kashmir Pradesh Congress Committee, Jammu & Kashmir Peoples Conference and Chairman Peoples Democratic Front Hakeem Mohammad Yaseen on Monday condemned the killing of a special police officer , his wife and daughter in Hariparigam Tral area of Pulwama.
In a tweet, Lt Government Manoj Sinha while condemning the killing of SPO and his wife and daughter said “I strongly condemn attack on SPO Fayaz Ahmad & his family at Awantipora. This is an act of cowardice & perpetrators of violence will be brought to justice very soon. My deepest condolences to the family & prayers for the recovery of injured.”
Condemning the killings National Conference President and Member Parliament Dr Farooq Abdullah Said, “The heart wrenching mindless violence has saddened me. Such barbarism should be denounced downrightly at all levels. I condemn the attack in unequivocal terms; there is no place for such barbarism in today’s emancipated world. The perpetrators of the blood bath have shattered the dreams of yet another family, yet another childhood has been lost. I pray for peace to those whose precious lives were devoured in the incident,” he added. Party Vice President, Omar Abdullah while coming out heavily against the gruesome killings said, “I unreservedly condemn the dastardly and cowardly militant attack on the J&K police SPO Fayaz Ahmed, his wife, and his young daughter at their home last night. I pray they receive their place in Jannat and their bereaved loved ones forbearance during this terrible time,” he said.
In a statement issued here on Monday the President Jammu & Kashmir Apni Party Syed Mohammad Altaf Bukhari described the killings as heart-wrenching and extremely inhuman. “These killings only add to the sufferings and miseries of people in J&K. I have always reiterated that violence in any of its manifestations and motivated by any of the extremist ideologies in the world only beget violence and yield nothing positive for a human civilization,” he added.Expressing solidarity with the bereaved family, Bukhari prayed for eternal peace to the departed souls and endurance for the kith and kin, relatives, friends and colleagues of the deceased to bear this huge and irreparable loss. He urged the J&K government to take a review of the security situation and take all necessary measures to prevent such attacks on soft targets.
Condemning the killing of SPO Fayaz Ahmad, his wife and daughter, the Jammu & Kashmir Pradesh Congress committee in a statement issued on Monday while terming the attack as inhuman, dastardly and mindless said “perpetrators of this heinous crime must be identified and punished”, adding that “Congress Party expresses profound grief over the loss of three precious lives and express its solidarity with family of SPO Fayaz Ahmad” . The J&K Congress in it’s statement further said that “the killing of three persons came as a shock, JKPCC added and condemned the attack in strongest words” .
Condemning killing of the SPO, his wife and little daughter by unknown gunmen in Hariparigam Awantipora, the Chairman Jammu & Kashmir Peoples Democratic Front Hakeem Mohammad Yaseen said that killing of innocent and unarmed human beings was against the tenants of all religion including Islam. He said unabated senseless killings of civilians and soft targets by the unknown gunmen was only adding to the miseries and bloodshed in Kashmir. He said violence was no solution to any problem adding that past four decades of violence and lawlessness in Kashmir has yielded nothing except only expanding limits of graveyards and the number of thousands orphans, widows and destitutes besides devastating the very foundation of States economy . He said killings of innocent and unarmed people has no place in a civilized society. ” Whosoever killed the SPO’s along with his wife and daughter , has undoubtedly committed a heinous crime which was unpardonable and unacceptable , Hakeem maintained. He has expressed his heartfelt sympathies with the bereaved family and urged the government to punish the culprits involve in the gruesome incident.