Omar expresses shock over killing of party workers

National Conference vice President Omar Abdullah on Friday strongly condemned the killings of two NC workers in downtown’s Karfali Mohalla area of Srinagar.

In a series of tweets the former Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir condemned the killings of two of his party men, “I cannot condemn strongly enough the murderous terrorist attack against three of my party workers. Nazir Ahmed Bhat (working in the office of MLA Shamima Firdous) & Mushtaq Ahmed Wani have been killed. Allah Jannat naseeb karey,” he wrote.

He also updated about the condition of another of NC worker Shakeel Ahmad Zangoo who happens to be the Halqa President of the area, “Shakeel Ahmad Zangoo has been injured & is in hospital. I pray for his complete & speedy recovery. May the families of Nazir, Mushtaq & Shakeel find strength in this most difficult time.” He tweeted.

Omar Abdullah also thanked PDP president Mehbooba for her “support” “Thank you for your kind words at this difficult time @MehboobaMufti Sahiba. I’m sure your message of support will give the family some strength at this difficult time,” Omar wrote.

Two NC workers were killed while as another was injured after suspected militants attacked them in Karfali Mohalla area of Srinagar on Friday.

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