Sopore, August 10: Now a Bhartiya Janata Party leader from North Kashmir’s Sopore announced his resignation from party membership on Monday.
Sources told Kashmir Despatch Abdul Majid Dar son of Ghulam Rasool Dar of Hygam Sopore resigned from the party due to personal reasons.
In a letter which lies with Kashmir Despatch reads, I Abdul Majid Dar is resigning as BJP secretary Sangrama from the party.
Dar in the letter said that “From today i have no concern with the saffron party, I have resigned due to personal reasons,” the issued statement reads.
Pertinently, BJP worker Abdul Hamid Najar, a resident of Mohiendpora village, was shot at and critically injured by militants in the district. Najar, the president of Badgam BJP OBC Morcha, was on a morning walk when the militants fired at him near the railway station, however, after being hospitalized for night Najar succumbed to his injuries on Monday morning.
The attack has created a fear among BJP workers, Panches and Sarpanches in the valley. After the attack, several BJP workers had announced their dissociation with the party.