Srinagar: Congress party Wednesday strongly condemned the brutal rape and murder of minor Bakerwal girl in Kathua district of Jammu and Kashmir.
The party described the incident as highly condemnable and shocking. The party demanded stern action against the culprits involved in this heinous crime, urging that Government must ensure safety and security of the people, as that, people were feeling insecure even in their homes in the backdrop of this gory incident.
The party State Preseident, Ghulam Ahmed Mir while describing the incident as highly painful and shocking, said that the perpetrators of this heinous crime must be identified very urgently for stern punishment.
G.A. Mir said that State Government must take effective measures to ensure safety and security of the people, as the crime rate in the State is rising, which has to be controlled to ensure safe and peaceful atmosphere in the State.
“I felt disappointed to know that a minor Bakerwal girl was raped and murdered, I understand this shameful act has brought bad name to the State. My heart goes out for the bereaved family who lost their minor girl”.
(With inputs from CNS)