Srinagar, January 08, 2016 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyet leaders, Shabbir Ahmad Shah, Mukhtar Ahmad Waza, Mohammad Yousuf Naqash, Bilal Siddiqui, Farida Behenji and Noor Mohammed Kalwal have paid glowing tributes to noted martyred freedom fighter, Sajad Ahmad Kanu, on his 20th martyrdom anniversary. Sajad Ahmad Kanu, a resident of Mattan Adda area of Islamabad town, was killed by Indian troops on January 8, 1996.
Shabbir Ahmad Shah in a statement issued in Srinagar paying glowing tributes to the martyred said, “We will never forget the bloody massacres perpetrated by the Indian forces in Kashmir. The best way to pay homage to the Kashmiri martyrs is to continue their mission till complete success.”
Mukhtar Ahmad Waza, addressing a public gathering in Islamabad said that martyrs played a vital role in centre-staging the Kashmir dispute at the world level. He said that the sacrifices rendered by martyrs would not be allowed to go waste and their mission would be accomplished at all costs. Referring to Kashmir dispute, he said that involving Kashmiri leadership in the talks between Pakistan and India over Kashmir was imperative for settlement of the dispute. He said that the dispute could only be settled through implementation of the UN resolutions.
Hurriyet leaders, Mohammad Yousuf Naqash, Bilal Siddiqui and Molvi Bashir Ahmad visited Mazar-e-Shuhada at Mattan in Islamabad and paid rich homage to Sajad Ahmad Kanu besides expressing solidarity with his family. On the occasion, they said that Kashmiris had given countless and unprecedented sacrifices for the Kashmir cause and they would continue the mission of their martyrs till taking it to its logical conclusion.
The Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) leader, Noor Mohammad Kalwal and Jammu and Kashmir Mass Movement Chairperson, Farida Behenji, in their separate statements issued in Srinagar paid rich tributes to Sajad Ahmad Kanu and reiterated the Kashmiris’ pledge to continue the ongoing liberation movement till complete success.
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