NC pays glowing tributes to the Martyrs of 1931
Terms episode as turning point in history of the state that will inspire many
Srinagar, 12 July 2019: Jammu and Kashmir National Conference party president Dr Farooq Abdullah and vice president Omar Abdullah on Friday paid glowing tributes to 1931 Martyrs.
While paying tributes to the Martyrs party president said, “1931 stands out as a mile stone in the history of Jammu & Kashmir. It was a fight of tyrannized against tyrants, of the oppressed against the oppressors. The day paved the way for a more organized struggle against the autocratic and oligarchic rule. It was then when one of the dying martyrs that had asked Sher e Kashmir: ‘I have done my duty, now you proceed’. Sher e Kashmir fearlessly carried forward the sacred mission of the Matyrs unto his last breath. It is now for the coming generations to carry forward the mission of those martyrs.”
Party vice president while paying tributes to the Martyrs of 1931 said, “It was a day of political awakening in Jammu & Kashmir. A great landmark in our history, the uprising of 1931, was reflective of growing political consciousness in our people. The Martyrs of 1931 will continue to be a beacon of humanity’s struggle for justice and dignity.”
Other party leaders also paid tributes to the martyrs.