LG visits slain BJP member's house at B'pora

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Lieutenant Governor (LG), Girish Chandra Murmu Tuesday visited the house of the slain BJP leader Sheikh Waseem Bari at Bandipora, who along with his father and brother was killed by the militants.

The LG handed over the financial assistance of Rs 20 lakhs to the next-of-kin (NoK) of the deceased and conveyed his heartfelt condolences to the bereaved family members of the victims.

The LG condemned the killings and said that “perpetrators of this dastardly act of violence would be brought to justice.”

“Such heinous act is an attempt to spread fear, and there can be no justification for such attacks,” he said.