Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti has strongly condemned the killing of Abdul Gani Dar, a prominent lawyer and social worker of Pulwama district.
In her condolence message, the Chief Minister said Mr Dar was a selfless worker who lived and died for the people of his area. Besides being in legal profession, Mr Dar was also the District President of PDP in Pulwama.
The Chief Minister regretted that such innocent killings remind us of the tragic reality of the vicious cycle of violence which is pushing our society to darkness.
Conveying her sympathies with the family of Mr. Dar, the Chief Minister has directed Police to identify the killers and unearth motives behind his killing.