Geneva,March 06, 2013 (PPI-OT): Speakers at a seminar have said that India secretly hanged Muhammad Afzal Guru in Delhi’s Tihar jail in violation of international norms and standards.The seminar was organized by the World Muslim Congress on the sidelines of 22nd session of the United Nations Human Rights Council in Geneva.
Besides UN Special Envoy, Alfred de Zayas a large number of people including Kashmiri leaders Barrister Abdul Majeed Tramboo, Professor Nazir Ahmad Shawl, Syed Faiz Naqshbandi and Altaf Hussain Wani participated in the seminar.
The Kashmiri leaders on the occasion termed the hanging of Muhammad Afzal Guru as judicial murder and appealed to World Body to play its role for the return of his body to his family.
The denounced the continued detention of Hurriyet leaders including APHC Chairman, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, Shabbir Ahmad Shah, Nayeem Ahmad Khan and Mukhtar Ahmad Waza.
Sardar Amjad Yousuf presided over the function.
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