Senior J&K BJP Leader Anil Parihar and His Brother Shot Dead- Jammu: On Thursday evening, a BJP leader and his brother were killed in Kishtwar comes under Jammu and Kashmir, the police stated, triggering feelings of trepidation of unrest and force the authorities to impose a curfew in the zone.
After the assassination of two National Conference workers and the PDP leader in Srinagar, the assassination of BJP State Secretary Anil Parivar and his brother Ajit was the third attack on the political workers in the last one month of the state.
Senior J&K BJP Leader Anil Parihar and His Brother Shot Dead
Senior police officer Dilbag Singh told us, “We are trying to find out the killers behind this case.”
These two were coming back from their shop around 8 pm when they were shot upon from short range in a night, At the Tapal Gali Mohalla of Kishtwar town, there is a narrow lane leading to their home which falls in the Jammu locale of the state.
Officials told the news agency IANS that the attackers were eargerly waiting for the brothers to come back home and use the pistol. Anil Parivar and his brother Aji were taken to a hospital where doctors declared him dead.
BJP Chief Amit Shah and Home Minister Rajnath Singh condemned the attack.”
There is a tweet on twitter by Home Minister Rajnath Singh “Stunned and pained by the slaughtering of BJP Leader in J&K State Sh. Anil Parihar and his brother. My heart goes out to the deprived family. Addressed Advisor to J&K Governor, Sh Vijay Kumar with respect to the incident. The police will investigate every possibility to bring the culprits to equity.”
“Just got the deplorable news of the murdering of Shri Anil Parihar, Secretary and his brother in Kishtwar by the terrorist. This is a fainthearted act that disgraces humankind. I lament the demise of my esteemed colleague and pray that God gives his family strength to bear this loss.” BJP Chief tweeted on twitter