Srinagar: Militant outfit Hizbul Mujhadeen has accused Indian agencies of killing a youth in south Kashmir’s Shopian district, saying “Kashmiri youth with freedom loving spirit always remain on the radar of Government agencies”.
Pertinently, bullet riddled body of a youth identified as Gowhar Ahmad Dar of Urpara Nagbal was found by locals on Sunday morning in an orchard in Batyari Mohalla in South Kashmir’s Shopian district.
Burhanuddin, the Hizb Operational Spokesperson told news agency CNS that the outfit is grieved over the death of Gowhar and wants to clarify that it has no role whatsoever in his killing.
“There is hand of Indian agencies in his killings as they detest freedom loving youth of Kashmir. Hizb expresses deep sympathies with the bereaved family,” he said.
Hizb Spokesperson told CNS that it has become a routine matter for security agencies to blame militants for their wrongdoings.
Meanwhile hundreds of people today participated in the last rites of another slain man shot dead in Shopian.
The cable operator Hilal Ahmad Malik, of Shopian was killed yesterday evening.
Although, no militant outfit has claimed the responsibility of killing the father of a three year old kid, Malik, however, police late last evening issued a statement claiming that he was killed by militants.