New Delhi, June 16: Hours after Aurangzeb, who was abducted and later killed by terrorists in Pulwama’s Gusoo, was laid to rest with full state honours, his brother demanded hundred killings for his sacrifice. “Hamare bhai ke badle hamein sau chahiye. Agar nahi de sakte to bata do, hum khud lenge (We want hundred killings for our brother’s sacrifice. If you can’t, tell us, we will take it ourselves),” Aurangzeb’s brother said, while talking to ANI.
- “Hamare bhai ke badle hamein sau chahiye.
- “I appeal to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to take swift action in this.
- He was abducted and later killed by terrorists in Pulwama’s Gusoo.
He was abducted on Thursday when he was on his way home in Rajouri district for Eid celebrations. His body was found by a team of police and Army about 10 km away from Kalampora in Pulwama district. He was shot in the head and neck.
A huge crowd gathered as mortal remains of Rifleman Aurangzeb was brought to his native village in Poonch. Locals raise slogans of ‘Shaheed Aurangzeb amar rahe’ at the last rites ceremony.
“I appeal to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to take swift action in this. 100 of their people should pay the price, for the death of my brother. If you (the government) is not able to do so, then tell us, we will do it ourselves,” he told ANI.
— ANI (@ANI) June 16, 2018
Speaking to reporters, Aurangzeb’s father Mohd Hanif requested the central and state governments to eliminatemilitancy in Jammu and Kashmir. “My son has abided by his pledge, he has kept his promise. He sacrificed himself for the nation and came back to me. I request the central and state govts to eliminate militancy,” Hanif stated.
The soldier, belonging to 44 Rashtriya Rifles, had boarded a private vehicle to reach Shopian where from he was supposed to go to his home in Rajouri district for Eid celebrations. When their vehicle reached Kalampora, a few terrorists stopped the vehicle and kidnapped him. His body was found in Pulwama district on Thursday.
Video of Army Jawan Aurangzeb that was recorded shortly before he was killed. The video, which makes clear that Aurangzeb had been killed for being a patriot and an Army hero, has been posted by a Jaish-e-Mohammad handle.