Also demise of sister of senior advocate Zafar Ahmad shah
Srinagar, 18 July: Chairman Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) Muhammad Yasin Malik has expressed his heartfelt grief and sorrow over the demise of the sister of famous jurist advocate Zaffar Ahmad Shah. He has also expressed grief and anguish over the demise of an inmate, 70 year old Ghulam Hassan Malik @ Noor Khan of Pehlipora URI who was lodged at Kotbalwal jail under PSA law and breathed his last in the same jail.
While expressing his grief over the demise of the sister of famous jurist advocate Zaffar Ahmad shah , JKLF chairman said that her demise was a personal loss and her absence will always be remembered. JKLF chairman along with senior leaders Ghulam Rasool Dar Eidi, Noor Muhammad Kalwal and Mustaq Ajmal visited the bereaved family and expressed solidarity with them. JKLF chairman while praying for the heavenly abode of the deceased, also prayed for the Sabr-i- Jamil of her bereaved family.
A condolence meeting was held at JKLF office in Srinagar during which the demise of a senior ex-member of JKLF Ghulam Hassan Malik @ Noor khan of Uri who breathed his last at Kotbalwal Jail Jammu where he was lodged despite many ailments was widely mourned by the participants . Deceased joined JKLF in early 1990s and strived for freedom of Jammu Kashmir for about a decade under the flag of JKLF. 7o year old Noor Khan had to decrease his political activism because of his growing age and ailments but was not let off by police and other occupational forces who arrested him many a times and slapped PSA on him. He was last time arrested in January 2018 and despite many ailments sent to Kotbalwal Jail under PSA by the oppressors and he breathed his last yesterday at the same jail. While Paying rich tributes to his struggle and sacrifices, JKLF chairman Muhammad Yasin Malik who was presiding over the condolence meeting ,said that his demise in jail has added to the crimes of Indian occupation, which has no respect for human rights and rights of the prisoners. JKLF chairman while expressing sympathy and solidarity with his bereaved family , prayed for his heavenly abode too.