BJP president JP Nadda on Fridy condemned the killing of three staff of his social gathering’s youth wing in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kulgam district on Thursday, saying their sacrifice is not going to go in useless. Fida Hussain Itoo, the district common secretary of the Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha (BJYM), Umer Rashid Beigh, a district government member of the unit, and Umer Hajam, one other member of the physique, had been shot useless by suspected terrorists in south Kashmir’s Kulgam district, police mentioned. The assault befell at YK Pora in Kulgam on Thursday night, that they had mentioned.
“Terrorists killed three leaders, together with district BJP Yuva Morcha common secretary Fida Hussain, in a cowardly assault in Kulgam in Jammu and Kashmir. The demise of such patriots is a giant loss for the nation. The entire society is with the struggling households. These sacrifices is not going to go in useless. Condolences to the households,” JP Nadda mentioned in a tweet in Hindi.
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The three males had been rushed to the Qazigund hospital with bullet accidents after being shot at by unidentified gunmen. Docs on the hospital declared them useless on arrival. Officers mentioned a case has been filed and an investigation has begun.
The Bharatiya Janata Get together’s Jammu and Kashmir unit had additionally “strongly condemned this barbaric terror assault” on Thursday and mentioned that “those that are chargeable for this is not going to be spared”. On Friday, former deputy chief minister Kavinder Gupta attributed the killings to the provocations by the leaders of Nationwide Convention (NC) and Peoples Democratic Get together (PDP).
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“Now we have misplaced three of our very devoted leaders– Fida Hussain Yatoo, Umer Rashid Beigh and Umer Ramzan Hajam in a dastardly terror assault. I really feel the provocations by the leaders of NC and PDP, who’re making an attempt to reactivate themselves, are behind such incidents. Nevertheless, we aren’t going to tolerate this and the killers will likely be paid again in the identical coin,” Gupta mentioned.
Gupta mentioned that the killing of three very devoted leaders was a giant loss to BJP and the nation. “There may be an try to scuttle the voice of these who maintain aloft the tricolour within the Kashmir Valley nevertheless it received’t deter us and the wave of nationalism received’t cease. The matter is being investigated,” he mentioned.
JK BJP chief Ravinder Raina additionally echoed Gupta’s allegations. “Gupkar gang’s provocations are chargeable for such incidents. They’re conspiring towards the nation they usually repeatedly point out Pakistan and China of their statements. They’re inciting the folks in Kashmir. They need to not play with fireplace as a result of doing so strengthens anti-national forces and creates confusion among the many folks. They’re to vitiate the ambiance,” Raina mentioned.
Raina additionally mentioned that terrorists and their sympathisers had been perturbed by grand Accession Day celebrations in Kashmir for the primary time on October 26. “These leaders had taken half within the celebrations. The perpetrators pays closely for his or her sins,” he added.
Earlier than this BJP chief Sheikh Waseem Bari, his brother and their father in addition to Congress sarpanch Ajay Pandita had been killed in Kashmir in July. BJYM president from Baramulla, Marouf Bhat, had resigned from the social gathering adopted by the resignation of a social activist from Handwara, Mubeena Bano. She was the third chief of the BJP from north Kashmir who had resigned from the social gathering that month.