Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha has condemned the killing of Block Development Chairman Bhupinder Singh who was shot dead by militants on Wednesday night.
Bhupinder Singh who contested as an independent candidate was killed by militants after taking part in Block Devas program in Budgam.
“I strongly condemned the killing of BDC Chairman from Khag Budgam,Bhupinder Singh,” the LG tweeted and expressed his deepest sympathies with the bereaved family and prayed for the eternal peace of the departed soul.
Meanwhile, Abdul Rashid Banday from Habber Drang area of Budgam who contested unsuccessful Assembly elections on BJP ticket in 2014 has disassociated himself with BJP. Banday told KNT that from today he won’t be part of BJP and is resigning from the party. (KNT)