Srinagar, June 2: Paying rich tributes to the two slain militants killed in Sopore encounter on Thursday, Dukhtaran-e-Millat (DeM) has said that “militants have been sacrificing their lives to safeguard our future.
Pertinently, two Hizb militants Aijaz Ahmad Mir of Brath Kalan and Basharat Ahmad Sheikh of Bomai were killed in an encounter at Nathipora Sopore in pre-dawn gun fight.
In a statement to CNS, the DeM General Secretary, Nahida Nasreen said that India has given five blows to Kashmiri nation in initial days of holy month of Ramadhan. “These Mujahideen are dearer than our children to us as they are fighting for us against the brutal Indian occupation,” she said.
“Every Kashmiri is now coming out to express its love and respect to the Mujahideen who get martyred. The massive participation of people in the funeral procession is not confined to the south Kashmir only but people in every part of the Valley take part in the funeral of a Mujahid, whether in south, central or north Kashmir. Everywhere people love their Mujahideen,” she said.
She said that these martyrs are revered by the people in the Valley. She also said that the way the body of Sopore martyrs were welcomed by their mothers, brings in memories of Shahaba and our great leaders of the past. “When we see our Mujahideen, we get to remember our Sahaba who left everything for Islam and sacrificed everything in the path shown by Almighty Allah,” she added. (CNS)