Srinagar, February 18: Doctor Farooq Ahmad Ashai was one of the great son of soil who sacrificed his life for a just cause and left his indelible marks on the history of Kashmir. This was stated by the chairman Jammu Kashmir liberation front (JKLF) Mohammad Yasin Malik while addressing a meeting held on the occasion of martyrdom day of Shaheed Doctor Farooq Ahmad Ashai. The meeting was attended by JKLF leaders and activists in large numbers and was addressed by many speakers. While paying rich tributes to martyr Doctor Farooq Ashai, JKLF chairman said that Doctor Ashai was a humble soul who throughout his life stood for the cause of freedom and justice and served humanity till his last breath. He remained steadfast while fighting for the human rights of Kashmiris and as a doctor always cared for his patients, added Malik. He said that the brutal way in which doctor sahib was martyred by Indian forces is a glaring proof of Indian oppression and aggression in Jammu Kashmir which is till date going on unabated. While praying for the heavenly abode of Doctor Sahib, Yasin Malik also prayed for freedom of Jammu Kashmir and the martyrs who laid down their lives for the righteous cause.