Deeply saddened and shocked by the tragic news of Shujaat Bukhari's killing! Such inhumanity is unpardonable and condemned in the strongest terms! Proud son of the soil his death is a huge loss, Mirwaiz wrote on Twitter.
My heartfelt condolences to his bereaved family. Pray to almighty for his 'magfirat' (forgiveness) and place in Jannat (heaven), Mirwaiz said.
Terming it an assault on freedom of speech and expression, the JKLF chairman said Kashmir had "lost a balanced voice at the hands of ruthless assailants and this is actually a moment of mourning for all of us.
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