Srinagar: Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha has directed the authorities concerned to provide best possible to the policemen injured in the militant attack on a Jammu and Kashmir Police bus on the outskirts of Srinagar on Monday.
"Strongly condemn the cowardly terrorist attack on J&K Police bus in Srinagar. My homage to our brave martyred police personnel. We are committed to ensure that perpetrators are punished. My heartfelt condolences to the bereaved families” the LG said.
"Directed the concerned authorities to provide best possible treatment to the injured. I pray for their speedy recovery. Our police and security forces are determined to neutralize the evil forces of terrorism," the Lt Governor's office Tweeted.
Meanwhile, Advisor to Lieutenant Governor, Farooq Khan has strongly condemned the terrorist attack on a bus carrying Jammu and Kashmir Armed police personnel terming it as despicable act. “The culprits behind this dastardly attack will not be spared at any cost”, warned the Advisor while advocating stringent action against those responsible for the unfortunate incident” the Advisor said
Pertinently, two police personnel were killed and 12 were injured after a bus they were travelling in was attacked by terrorists near Zewan in Pantha Chowk area of Srinagar. The bus was carrying the 9th battalion of Jammu and Kashmir armed police personnel.
Advisor Khan said that such attacks reflect the frustration among the terrorists and their mentors across the border. He expressed deep sympathies with the bereaved families of the martyred police personnel and prayed for speedy recovery of the injured.
“Jammu and Kashmir police has always given supreme sacrifices for upholding the security and integrity of the country and such cowardly acts will be given a befitting reply”, asserted Advisor Khan.