Srinagar, June 30: Militant outfit Lashkar-e-Taiba has refuted the claims of its involvement in the killing of senior Journalist Shujaat Bukhari and has described the Police story not less than a “Bollywood thriller”.
In a statement to news agency CNS, the Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) Chief Mahmood Shah said the claims made by J&K Police regarding the “martyrdom” of Shujaat Bukhari resemble “some Bollywood thriller.
“For the past few days, two stories were released. The first was a drama story released by Indian Army regarding the ‘surgical strikes’; the second one was no less than a Bollywood thriller and was released by J&K Police regarding the assassination of esteemed journalist Shujaat Bukhari,” he said.
Shah asked Indian Army Chief and IGP Kashmir to “seek a career in Bollywood where your potential can be utilized to its fullest because you have made a laughing stock of yourselves”.
Pertinently, Jammu Kashmir Police released photographs of four persons and hold them responsible for the killing of Shujaat Bukhari. Police blamed LeT for hatching a conspiracy in Pakistan.