Srinagar, April 08, 2013 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Peoples League Chairman, Mukhtar Ahmad Waza, has paid rich tributes to noted Kashmiri religious scholar, Maulana Showkat Ahmed Shah, on his second martyrdom anniversary, today. Maulana Showkat Ahmad Shah, who was actively involved in liberation struggle, was killed after a powerful Improvised Explosive Device (IED) rocked Maisuma locality of the city, minutes after he and other devotees had arrived at Masjid-e-Ahle-Hadees to offer Juma prayers on April 8, 2011.
Mukhtar Waza in a statement remembering the sincere religious, political and social services of Maulana Showkat reiterated the Kashmiris’ resolve to take the mission of martyrs to its logical end.
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