Srinagar, April 08, 2013 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, glowing tributes were paid to the noted Kashmiri religious scholar, Maulana Showkat Ahmed Shah on his second martyrdom anniversary.
Addressing a function organized by the Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front in Srinagar, today, liberation leaders including Bashir Ahmed Butt and Javed Ahmed Mir said that the Shaheed was a courageous leader and a God-fearing religious scholar. They said that Maulana Showkat Ahmad Shah sacrificed his life for the cause of Kashmir
Muhammad Yasin Malik and Mukhtar Ahmed Waza in their statements eulogised the services of Maulana Showkat Shah for the ongoing freedom movement. The Maulana was martyred in an explosion at Maisuma in Srinagar on this day in 2011.
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