"I strongly condemn the killing of 15-year-old Suhail Ahmed in an incident of firing on unarmed protesters by paramilitary forces in Narbal. I express profound grief and sorrow and extended heartfelt condolences to the family for their inconsolable loss," Omar said in a statement issued here.

The National Conference (NC) working president cited it was "evident" that there was "disproportionate use of force" on the protesters.

"It was evident that there was indiscriminate and disproportionate use of force that resulted in multiple youth receiving bullet injuries and young Suhail losing his life after succumbing to his injuries," he added.

The former Chief Minister urged there can be no condemnation strong enough to condemn such a tragic incident.

Omar said Sayeed should "not only come forth with answers on this unfortunate tragedy in Narbal on Saturday but also about the killing of the youth in Tral".

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