Reacting to the recent alleged custodial killing of a youth in Srinagar, the former chief minister and NC vice president Omar Abdullah said that the ‘killing’ is unacceptable development and must be investigated in a transparent and time-bound manner.
Taking to his widely followed Twitter handle, Omar wrote; “I had hoped custodial deaths were a thing of our dark past. This is an unacceptable development & must be investigated in a transparent, time-bound manner. Exemplary punishment must be handed out to the killers of this young man.”
Earlier, a private school teacher Rizwan Asad Pandit, a resident of Awantipora was allegedly killed in the custody of Special Operations Group (SOG) of Jammu and Kashmir police in Srinagar.