Srinagar: Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha on Monday strongly condemned the killing of political leader from Budgam Abdul Hamid Najar.
Abdul Hamid of BJP succumbed to his injuries this morning after being shot by the unknown gunman on Sunday.
The Lt Governor expressed anguish over the killing and said that the heinous act is an attempt to spread fear and there can be no justification for such attacks.
The society does not have any space for perpetrators of violence and those involved in this cowardly act shall be brought to justice, he added.
In a condolence message, the Lt Governor has conveyed his deepest sympathies to the bereaved family and prayed for eternal peace to the departed soul.