Srinagar, April 18, 2013 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Democratic Freedom Party has expressed serious concern over the house arrest of party Chairman, Shabbir Ahmad Shah and demanded his immediate release along with other illegally detained Hurriyet leaders and activists.
The party spokesman in a statement issued in Srinagar said that Shabbir Ahmad Shah was going to Baramulla to express solidarity with the aggrieved family of Muhammad Afzal Guru. As the authorities knew about his programme, a huge contingent of police reached his residence and put him under house arrest.
Meanwhile, a party delegation led by General Secretary, Muhammad Abdullah Tari visited the house of Hurriyet leader, Ghulam Nabi Sumjhi and condoled with him the sad demise of his daughter. The delegation also went Sairhamdan where it expressed solidarity with JKPL Chairman, Mukhtar Ahmad Waza on the death of his sister.
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