Monday, July 23, 2018
ABOUT US CONTACT US ADVERTISE WITH US FOLLOW US ON    
 
Kashmir Times Logo www.kashmirtimes.com
Jammu Kashmir
‘No compensation or sympathy can bring Zahid back’
FARZANA SYED
SRINAGAR, Nov 1: The family of Zahid Ahmad Bhat of Betengo-Anantnag, who was killed in Udhampur attack has said no compensation or sympathy can bring him back.

Ghulam Nabi Bhat, elder brother of Zahid said, "All of us especially our parents are still in a state of shock and deep sorrow. Zahid’s killing has left our parents in a pathetic condition. All of the family members are mourning his death. Nothing in this world can bring a mother or a father their lost son back.”

On October 9, 18-year old Zahid along with other two persons were attacked by a mob when their truck was set ablaze in Udhampur district of Jammu region. Zahid who had received serious burn injuries in the assault was shifted to Delhi’s Safdarjang hospital where he battled for life for over a week.

On October 19, Zahid Rasool succumbed to his injuries evoking widespread outrage and anger across the valley.

“Today was his 15 and we had arranged a fateha for the peace to his departed soul. His death has left us with nothing but tears and his memories which are never going to fade away. Justice will be done only if his killers are brought to book. However, nothing should be expected from the authorities who are busy with their own luxuries,”

Zahid’s father Ghulam Rasool Bhat said that no compensation or empathy could bring his son back.

“I have lost my child. He was brutally murdered. Nothing can bring him back. We do not need any sympathy from this puppet Govt. No compensation or sympathy can bring him back,” Ghulam Rasool said.

According to Zahid’s family members the government had provided them with a compensation of Rs. 10,000 which they had returned. The money was provided for Zahid’s treatment while he was battling for his life.

“When Zahid was being treated for his injuries government had provided us with Rs 20,000 which we returned,” Zahid’s sister said.


News Updated at : Monday, November 2, 2015
 
Comment on this Story 

 
 
Top Stories of the Day  
Repeal AFSPA: Convention brings demand in frontline of political priorities
NEW DELHI, Nov 1: A convention on `Repeal AFSPA’ (Armed Forces Special Powers Act) was organized here at New Delhi today with the objective to bring demand of repeal AFSPA in political priorities. This convention was organized on the eve of November 2, when Irom Sharmila, better known as Iron lady of Manipur is completing 15 years of her hunger strike with the demand to repeal AFSPA. Convention was attended by various eminent speakers including Neingulo Krom (Secretary General of Naga Peop
> CM chairs 21st BoDs meeting of Wakf Board
> CBI to probe Punjab desecration case
> Expectations run high ahead of PM’s J&K visit
> Nehru caused heartburn to people of Arunachal Pradesh: Rijiju
> Modi’s visit will be turning point in J&K’s history: Mufti
 
 
Other Stories from Web  
 
 
 
Find us on
 
 
Weather Report
 
Shridev Sharma
 
Mata Vaishnodevi | Matavaishnodevi | Mata Vaishno Devi
 
Electric Blanket | Electric Bed Warmers | Electric Under Blankets | Electric Heating Blanket
 
 
 
Web Design Jammu, Web Design Company, Ideogram Jammu
 
 
Home | Contact Us | Kashmir Times | Kashmir Times E-Paper - Jammu | Kashmir Times E-Paper - Srinagar | Dainik Kashmir Times | Jammu Prabhat
Copyright 2013 Kashmir Times Group. All rights reserved. Powered by Ideogram Technology Solutions Pvt. Ltd.