Srinagar, May 20: United Jihad Council (UJC) on Saturday paid tributes to Moulvi Muhammad Farooq, Abdul Gani Lone and the martyrs of Hawal on their anniversary.
In an e-mailed statement issued to KNS, the UJC spokesman, Syed Sadaqat Hussain while quoting the outfit chief, Syed Salah-ud-din as saying “At least 5 lakh people including men, women, young and old have sacrificed their lives for Kashmir’s freedom struggle.”
“We owe to the sacrifices given by the people of Kashmir since 1947. We also respect their sacrifices and will continue to fight till any logical conclusion,” he said and termed Moulvi Muhammad Farooq, Abdul Gani Lone as ‘the shining star of the freedom struggle’.
Meanwhile, UJC chief while terming the Gadoora Pulwama man’s killing as ‘frustration of Indian authorities’ and said, “These tactics won’t help in suppressing the resolve of Kashmiris.” (KNS)