Geelani pays tributes to slain militants
Srinagar, February 10, 2019: Paying glorious tributes to five militants who got killed in encounter, chairman All Parties Hurriyat Conference, Syed Ali Geelani today said that those fighting for their basic and fundamental rights are labeled as “terrorists” and gunned down day in and day out.
Since past three decades, our nation while nourishing freedom movement and demanding their right to self-determination, has presented huge sacrifices, Geelani said in a statement issued today.
Blaming India’s stubborn approach for continuous bloodshed in state, Hurriyat chairman said that we are a peaceful nation and added that frequent incidents of encounters resulting into the killing of youth, is a matter of serious concern for our nation.
Hurriyat chairman said that these ultimate sacrifices have made ‘our movement so precious that nobody can ever think of any compromise or betrayal.’
Meanwhile Syed Ali Geelani reiterated the demand for the return of mortal remains of both Mohammad Maqbool Bhat and Mohamad Afzal Guru.