ISLAMABAD: A day after a Surpanch was shot dead in Sopore town, All Jammu and Kashmir Panchayat Conference (AJKPC) have held authorities responsible for all such deaths.
AJKPC Chairman Shafiq Mir in a media interview in Srinagar deplored the killing of another Surpanch saying that authoriteis were responsible for the killing, KMS reported.
He threatened that all 35 thousand Panchs and Surpanchs of the territory would come on roads if any such incident took place again.
Mir revealed that dead Surpanch had received threat messages one week before. “Soon after threat he had approached the police, but unfortunately he was not provided any security cover,” he added.