Srinagar, July 07, 2014 (PPI-OT): The High Court Bar Association of occupied Kashmir in a meeting held in Srinagar condoled over the death of Justice Bahauddin Farooqi, former Chief Justice of the High Court of the territory and paid rich tributes to him.
The bar Chairman, Mian Abdul Qayoom and members including Syed Manzoor Ahmad, Bashir Ahmad Bashir, Zafar Qureshi, Mufti Mehrajuddin, G. N. Shaheen, R. A. Jan, Altaf Haqani and Nazir Ahmad Ronga paid glowing tributes to the services of Justice Bahauddin Farooqi and said that he had a lot of contribution towards the freedom movement.
The bar members offered fateha and prayed Allah Almighty to rest the departed soul in eternal peace and give courage to the aggrieved family to bear the loss.
Meanwhile, Professor Nazir Ahmed Shawl, Chairman of International Chamber for Peace and Conciliation, has expressed profound grief and sorrow over the death of Justice Mufti Mufti Bahauddin Farooqi.
In his statement Shawl described him as a great legal luminary who painstakingly documented the human right violations in occupied Kashmir and also wrote the Constitution of the Hurriyet Conference. He said that the services of Justice Mufti Mufti Bahauddin Farooqi would always be remembered.
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