Former Deputy Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir Kavindra Gupta condemned the terrorist attack on migrant laborers in Pulwama district.
In the terrorist attack, one laborer died and the other two were injured on Thursday night.
“Through this kind of attack, terrorists are trying to show their presence. however, security forces are tackling the situation well. I condemn this cowardly attack. The terrorists know that their existence is on the verge of collapsing that is why they are involved in such activities,” BJP leader Gupta said.
Taking to Twitter Kashmir Zone Police tweeted, “Terrorists hurled a grenade on outside laborers at Gadoora area of Pulwama. in this terror incident, one laborer died and two others were injured. The area was cordoned off. further details shall follow.”
The dead laborer has been identified as Mohammad Mumtaz, who hails from Sakwa Parsa, Bihar. The two injured are also residents of Bihar.
“The deceased laborer has been identified as Mohd Mumtaz, resident of Sakwa Parsa, Bihar. The injured have been identified as Mohd Arif and Mohd Majbool, residents of Rampur, Bihar. Both are stable,” Police said.
Earlier on Wednesday, the police said in the Allochibagh Bynd area of Srinagar district of Jammu and Kashmir terrorists fired upon a vehicle-bound party.
However, no injury or damage took place.