The former chief ministers of Jammu and Kashmir Omar Abdullah and Mehbooba Mufti on Saturday condemned the killing of woman SPO in Vehil village of Shopian district in south Kashmir.
The NC vice president Omar Abdullah while condemning the act and extend his condolences to the family of the deceased woman and all colleagues.
“A lady special police officer (SPO) was shot & killed outside her home in South Kashmir earlier today. I condemn this act of terror & extend my condolences to her family & all her J&K police colleagues,” Omar said on Twitter.
The PDP president Mehbooba Mufti condemned the killing and said the ‘vicious cycle of death and destruction seems to have no end’.
“I strongly condemn this brutal act of terror. My condolences to the family. This vicious cycle of death and destruction seems to have no end,” Mehbooba wrote on Twitter.
Earlier in a day, unknown gunmen shot dead a woman Special Police Officer (SPO) in Shopian district. Official sources said that a female SPO identified as Khushboo Jan, a resident of Vehil village of Shopian district was fired upon by unknown gunmen at her house in Vehil Village, leaving her critically injured.
Soon after the incident, Khushboo was rushed to a nearby hospital, where she was declared as brought dead.