Srinagar, November 05, 2016 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the pro-freedom leaders and organizations have paid glowing tributes to the Jammu Martyrs of 1947.
In the first week of November in 1947, hundreds of thousands of Kashmiris were killed by the forces of Maharaja Hari Singh, Indian army and Hindu extremists in different parts of Jammu region.
The illegally detained Hurriyet leader, Zafar Akbar Butt in a statement issued in Srinagar paid rich tributes to Jammu Martyrs on their martyrdom anniversary and said that the Kashmiris remembered these pious souls because they laid down their lives for a sacred cause.
The Acting Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Muslim League, Mohammad Yousuf Mir and Chief Organiser, Abdul Ahad Parra in their joint statement in Srinagar, paying rich tributes to the Jammu Martyrs, said that the sacrifices of Kashmiri martyrs would not be allowed to go waste and their mission would be accomplished at all costs.
The Tehreek-e-Muzahamat, spokesman, Shabbir Ahmad Zargar in his statement in Srinagar said that the martyrs of Jammu sacrificed their lives for a sacred cause. He said that it was the saddest chapter of Kashmir history when lakhs of innocent people including children were brutally massacred by fanatic forces.
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