Funeral prayers in absentia held for the deceased leader.
Srinagar, 30 MAY: Chairman JKLF Muhammad Yasin Malik has paid tributes to deceased Front Leader Jenab Ghulam Muhammad Butt who breathed his last in Rawalpendi Pakistan yesterday. Funeral Prayers in absentia were held for the deceased leader in Srinagar. In which JKLF leaders including advocate Bashir Ahmad Butt, Noor Muhammad Kalwal, Muhmmad Zaman Mir, Javaid Ahmad Zargar, Muhammad Sideeq shah, Muhammad Yasin Butt,Sheikh Abdul Rashid,Bashir Ahmad Kashmiri and people in large numbers attended the funeral prayers. Deceased who was originally from Rajouri Kadal Srinagar had migrated to Azad Kashmir in 1950. He was closely associated with the Father of Kashmiri Nation Muhammad Maqbool Butt and founder of JKLF late Aman Ullah Khan and one of the key figures who played his active role in the formation of Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF). Deceased was a businessman by profession and was ever ready to contribute in every manner to the freedom movement. In 2007, he visited Srinagar also and participated in famous long journey known as Safer-I-Azadi. While paying rich tributes to deceased, JKLF chairman said that today JKLF family has lost one of its prolific members and affectionate elder and we pray to Allah Almighty for his heavenly abode.