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Srinagar, December 03

Congress Delegation led by Jammu and Kashmir Pradesh Congress Committee (JKPCC) Chief G.A. Mir was again barred from visiting Batagund Dooru and meeting family of former Sarpanch Sajad Ahmad Malik, who was killed a day before yesterday.

According to Congress Press Release, Earlier G.A. Mir led by Senior Congress Leaders were stopped at Jawahar Tunnel by the Police, but they managed to reach Umoo Verinag, where from they were not allowed to move towards Dooru.


The Police Authorities informed the delegation that there were clear directions from the government not to allow G.A. Mir to visit Dooru  and offer condolences to bereaved family of Malik. The police had said that the former sarpanch was killed after he tried to snatch weapon from a soldier.

Mir said that police created an impression that Malik was killed in a retaliatory action.

Condemning the government for putting curbs on the opposition Mir described it as “undemocratic, unethical” and blamed the government for the “killing of Sajad Ahmad Malik, who was under strenuous pressure to work for the ruling PDP”.

PCC Chief also condemned the suspected killing of Assadullah Kumar of Mandhole Qazigund yesterday and asked the government to initiate a probe into this killing, so that the culprits behind this incident of killing are identified and punished.

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