BJP condemns killing of Palhallan youth

Greater Kashmir

BJP’s State General Secretary (Organizations) Ashok Koul told KNS that such incidents should not happen and security forces should restrain themselves while dealing with law and order issues.

Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP) Tuesday condemned killing of a 19-year-old Palhallan youth in firing by security forces and termed the incident as unfortunate.

BJP’s State General Secretary (Organizations) Ashok Koul told KNS that such incidents should not happen and security forces should restrain themselves while dealing with law and order issues. “The security forces have to be restrained in their approach and deal human life with respect and consideration of the consequences,” he said.

Farooq Ahmad Bhat was killed when security forces fired at demonstrators who were protesting on the second anniversary of Afzal Guru’s hanging in Palhallan area of north Kashmir Baramulla district. KNS