Governor expresses shock and grief on killing of Syed Shujaat Bukhari

N.N.Vohra, Governor of Jammu and Kashmir, delivering his Dr.C.D.Deshmukh Memorial Lecture-2011, at IIC, in New Delhi on Friday. Tribune photo:Manas Ranjan Bhui

SRINAGAR, JUNE 14: Governor N.N. Vohra has conveyed shock and  grief on the gruesome killing of Syed Shujaat Bukhari, Editor of “Rising Kashmir”, a leading Valley newspaper. Recalling Bukhari’s standing as a veteran journalist Governor described his murder as a big loss to the media fraternity.

In a message Governor has prayed for peace to the departed soul and strength to the bereaved family to bear this irreparable loss. Governor has called Sh. Basharat Ahmed Bukhari, Cabinet Minister and Shujaat’s brother, to convey his heartfelt sympathy.