Afzal Guru hanged as per procedure: Farooq Abdullah

National Conference leader and union minister Farooq Abdullah Monday said Afzal Guru was hanged according to procedure.

Last Updated: Feb 11, 2013, 18:14 PM IST

New Delhi: National Conference leader and union minister Farooq Abdullah Monday said Afzal Guru was hanged according to procedure.
"Afzal Guru`s mercy petition was put before president. He rejected it. The matter is over," Abdullah told reporters here.

Asked about the situation in Jammu and Kashmir, Abdullah said: "Ask the chief minister (Omar Abdullah) who is there. He knows what the state is going through."

Farooq Abdullah is a former chief minister of Jammu and Kashmir and father of Omar Abdullah, the state`s present chief minister.

IANS