New Delhi: Violence will never win in Kashmir, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi said on Monday.
Ajay Pandita, a Kashmiri pandit sarpanch of the Larkipora area in Anantnag district and a member of the Congress party, was shot dead by terrorists in his native village around 6 pm.
Mr Gandhi said that Pandita sacrificed his life for the democratic process in Kashmir.
Rahul Gandhi wrote in Twitter that “my condolences to the family and friends of Ajay Pandita, who sacrificed his life for the democratic process in Kashmir. We stand with you in this time of grief. Violence will never win.”