On Thursday, Funeral of BJP leader Wasim Bari, along with his father and brother held in Bandipora. All three were killed in a terrorist attack yesterday.
The Director General of police of Jammu and Kashmir told, “They have identified the terrorists.”A new terror group calling itself ‘The Resistance Front’ claimed responsibility for the attack. The police say it is a front of the Jaish, Lashkar-e-Taiba and Hizbul Mujahideen.
After the killing happened on Wednesday night, 10 Policemen has been arrested who were tasked for the protecting of their family were missing when the attack stuck.
Doctors at the district hospital said all three men had been shot in the head, sources reported.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in a call late last night, expressed condolences to the family and asked about the killings, Union Minister Jitender Singh tweeted.
BJP president Jagat Prakash Nadda said their sacrifice will not go in vain.
He tweeted, We lost Sheikh Waseem Bari, his father and brother in Bandipora, J&K today in a cowardly attack on them. This is a huge loss for the party. My deepest condolences are with the family. The entire Party stands with the bereaved family. I assure that their sacrifice will not go in vain.”