Srinagar, Jan 01 : United Jihad Council on Monday said that in the year 2017, 201 militants were killed in the Valley.
In an e-mailed ‘annual report’ issued to KNS, UJC spokesman quoted its General Secretary, Sheikh Jameel-ur-Rehman said, “the two slain militants including Fardeen Khanday and Manzoor Ahmad Baba by sacrificing their lives conveyed a messaged to the world that freedom is the only solution of Kashmir.”
He in the annual report has also said that the sacrifices of the militants won’t go waste and will bear the fruit.
“201 militants and 175 force personnel were killed in the year 2017 while 407 force personnel also sustained injuries in this year,” he said in the annual report, adding that “17 force personnel have also committed suicide in last year.”
Complimenting people of Kashmir for their enthusiasm of freedom, the report said that “93 civilians were killed in2017 while 1640 were injured. 54 structures were also damaged in fire.”
The report said that struggle will continue till any logical conclusion. (KNS)