SRINAGAR: Lieutenant Governor, Girish Chandra Murmu on Tuesday visited the house of deceased BJP leader Sheikh Waseem Bari at Bandipora, who along with his father and brother was killed by the militants.
The Lt Governor handed over the financial assistance of Rs 20 Lakhs to the Next of Kin (NoK) of the deceased and conveyed his heartfelt condolences to the bereaved family members of the victims.
The Lt Governor strongly condemned the killings and said that the perpetrators of this dastardly act of violence would be brought to justice.
Such a heinous act is an attempt to spread fear, and there can be no justification for such attacks, he added.
It is pertinent to mention here that earlier BJP leaders also handed over a cheque of Rs 10 lakh to the family.