Ex-President BJP Bandipora Wasim Bari was at their shop with his father and brother when some unidentified terrorist struck and shot at them injuring them critically who later succumbed in north Kashmir.
The family had component of 8 security people but unfortunately none of them was kept along at the time of incident as the house and shop are together and the PSOs were allowed to sit on first floor. Seven policemen were arrested for alleged negligence in protecting Wasim Bari on Wednesday.
Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha (BJYM) workers held a protest outside Jammu Press Club, against the killing of party’s former district president Wasim Bari in Bandipora by terrorists. Prime Minister Narandra Modi spoke their relatives over the telephone and extended condolences to the family.
Many BJP leaders across the country were shocked to hear the news about this gruesome. They took to Twitter to condemn the incident. They paid tributes to Wasim Bari and offered condolences to his family.
B L Santhosh: He was Wasim Bari who was killed in Bandipora , J&K today along with his brother & father today . Shot dead by terrorists . His crime – HOLDING TIRANGA HIGH . It costs life to be a patriot in some parts of country . Countrymen remember it.
Sambit Patra: Wasim Bari You Stood with India India Stands with You जय हिंद।
Major Surendra Poonia: Tragic! Deeply saddened by the murder of young BJP leader from Bandipora Wasim Bari alongwith his father & brother by Pak backed Izlamic terrorists. His only crime was. He was a Proud Patriot Indian… Om Shanti @ImranKhanPTI तलवार तो आपके भेजे कातिलों पर भी चलेगी…
Ram Madhav: Shocked and saddened by d killing of young BJP leader Wasim Bari and his brother by terrorists in Bandipora. Bari’s father who is also a senior leader was injured. This despite 8 security commandos. Condolences to d family.
Poonam Mahajan: Shocked to hear of the killings of our @BJP4JnK karyakarta Wasim Bari, his father & brother. My condolences to their family in this hour of grief. This cowardly attack will not be forgotten.
Sunil Deodhar: Shocked to know that dedicated @BJP4JnK karykarta Wasim Bari along with his father & brother was brutally killed by terrorists at Bandipora. In this time of grief, entire party stands with his bereaved family.
Meenakashi Lekhi: BJP Leader Wasim Bari along with his brother Umar Sultan & father Bashir were shot-dead in Bandipora on Wednesday. The coward attack by militants is a grim reminder of how some anti national forces R unable to come 2terms that democracy,peace & prosperity can flourish in Kashmir
Ashoke Pandit: Shocked & Saddened to know about the killing of young #BJP leader & District President of Bandipora #WasimBari along with his father & brother who were indiscriminately fired at by #terrorits outside their residence. Heartfelt condolences to the bereaved family. ॐ शांति !
Dr. VINAY Sahasrabuddhe: We strongly condemn the dastardly killing of young BJP leader Wasim Bari and his family members by terrorists in Bandipora,Jammu-Kashmir! Bari was a young,dedicated and sincere functionary of @BJP4India! Homage to the assassinated leader.We share the grief of the family members! Rohit Chahal: Gohar Bhatt, Shabir bhai & now Wasim Bari & his family members its just like a Freedom struggle they are upto Against Terrorism for Peace for Development of #Kashmir. Ur position & effort for #BJP is far greater & high than people working out of Kashmir. I salute u from heart.