Hundreds of individuals together with former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah on Saturday attended the final rites of outstanding Nationwide Convention chief T S Wazir right here as varied organisations demanded a CBI probe into his homicide in Delhi. Wazir, 67, a former member of the Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Council, was discovered useless in a flat in West Delhi’s Moti Nagar Thursday morning. Police are in search of two suspected individuals who’re believed to be behind his assassination.
A case of homicide was registered within the matter and the investigation was transferred to Delhi Police’s Crime Department with the power’s Particular Cell to help it. Because the physique of the deceased reached his Gandhi Nagar residence right here from Delhi, hundreds of mourners turned as much as pay their final respects to the deceased.
Wazir was a number one transporter who was additionally the chairman of All J-Okay Transport Welfare Affiliation and Jammu District Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (DGPC). Senior Nationwide Convention leaders together with vice chairman Omar Abdullah and provincial president Devender Singh Rana additionally took half within the funeral which was additionally amongst others attended by senior BJP chief and former deputy chief minister Kavinder Gupta and senior vice chairman of J-Okay Congress and former minister Raman Bhalla.
Abdullah was seen consoling the bereaved household of the deceased together with his spouse and son who have been in Canada and returned after the information of Wazir’s loss of life. Wazir was a pacesetter with qualities of coronary heart and thoughts, who served the individuals in his totally different capacities. Together with his loss of life, the Nationwide Convention has misplaced a public spirited chief and the vacuum created shall be troublesome to fill, Rana mentioned, expressing solidarity with the bereaved household.
Wazir reached Delhi on September 2 and was scheduled to go away for Canada to go to his son. Nonetheless, his extremely decomposed physique along with his head wrapped in a plastic bag was discovered within the washroom of the flat after his household approached police to know his whereabouts. The physique was taken to Shashtri Nagar cremation floor in a procession and was consigned to flames.
Transporters and a number of other Sikh organisations together with Jammu DGPC have demanded a CBI probe into the killing of Wazir.