Srinagar, July 06: Terming Shaheed Burhan Muzaffar Wani, as the pride of Kashmir and the founder of new age resistance Jammu Kashmir Democratic Freedom Party (JKDFP) has paid rich and glowing tributes to all those martyred in 2016 uprising.
JKDFP in a statement remembered and paid glowing tributes to the charismatic militant commander and young leader, Shaheed Burhan Wani, on eve of his second martyrdom anniversary.
Indian troops had killed Burhan Wani along with his two associates in Kokernag area of Anantnag district on July 8, 2016. Burhan’s martyrdom had triggered mass uprising against the Indian occupation in Kashmir and the men in uniform had killed around 120 civilians to crush the uprising. Government forces also maimed thousands of youngsters and made scores of them blind by firing pellets.
The JKDFP spokesperson said that Burhan Wani is yet another golden page of the history of the ongoing freedom movement who will always be remembered as the pride and honour of Kashmir as he successfully represented the sentiments of the youth of Kashmir. Shaheed Burhan was an appealing young leader who founded the new age resistance. He will always be remembered like all other martyrs who lived for a cause and laid down their lives for it. Shaheed Burhan has become the icon of our youngsters who want an end to the Indian occupation.
The JKDFP spokesperson denounced the Indian Home Minister, Rajnath Singh’s recent statement about Kashmir and said that Kashmir is neither an issue of development nor administration nor it could be resolved through military might. He said that the Kashmir dispute pertained to the future of millions of Kashmiris and it could only be resolved by giving them their inalienable right to self-determination.