The decomposed body of 67-year-old Trilochan Singh Wazir, a former member of the Jammu & Kashmir Legislative Council was found in a flat in the Basai Darapur area of West Delhi. According to a preliminary investigation, TS Wazir was shot dead. The police are, however, awaiting further information before commenting on the matter.
According to reports, the police team recovered TS Wazir’s mobile phone. A National Conference leader, Wazir had reached Delhi on Wednesday night and was slated to catch a flight from Delhi Airport. The police also ruched a forensics team to the spot to probe the matter.
Shocked by the terrible news of the sudden death of my colleague Sardar T. S. Wazir, ex member of the Legislative Council. It was only a few days ago that we sat together in Jammu not realising it was the last time I would be meeting him. May his soul rest in peace. pic.twitter.com/n78Q0tIPYr
— Omar Abdullah (@OmarAbdullah) September 9, 2021
NC leader Omar Abdullah expressed shock over the death of TS Wazir
National Conference leader Omar Abdullah expressed shock over the tragic death of Wazir. Taking to Twitter, Abdullah said he was shocked by the terrible news of the sudden death of Sardar TS Wazir, an ex-member of the Legislative Council. “It was only a few days ago that we sat together in Jammu not realising it was the last time I would be meeting him. May his soul rest in peace,” Abdullah said. “Shocking news. My condolences to the bereaved and may the departed RIP,” said JKNC spokesperson Imran Nabi Dar.
Wazir was the president of the Jammu & Kashmir Transporters Welfare Forum and had recently taken part in a party meeting in Jammu. Though certain reports suggested that TS Wazir was ‘murdered’, there has been no official confirmation on the same. Wazir’s body has been sent for a postmortem and a further probe is underway.