Srinagar, June 22, 2015 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF), Mohammad Yasin Malik has said that youth icon and symbol of Kashmiri resistance, Ishfaq Majeed Wani was a great leader who sacrificed for the righteous cause. Mohammad Yasin Malik was addressing a meeting held at the JKLF headquarters on the martyrdom day of Ishfaq Majeed Wani,
The meeting was attended by all JKLF leaders and prominent party activists. Shaheed Ishfaq Majeed embraced martyrdom on third day of Ramazan. Remembering the great martyr, Yasin Malik said that Ashfaq Majeed Wani was a born leader, a symbol of courage, fearlessness, religiousness, passion, and resistance against the false and injustice. Torture cells, jails and other ways and means of oppression could never deter him from his way and he stood firm in the way of freedom movement till the hour of his martyrdom, he added.
He said that it was Ashfaq Majeed Wani’s gallant leadership in 1988 that gave courage to hundreds of young men to stand up for the cause of freedom. The JKLF also condemned the firing, teargas shelling and ransacking of residential houses and shops by Indian forces under the garb of a siege and search operation at Raidwani Kulgam and paid rich tributes to the martyred youth, Idrees Ahmad Nengroo, Javed Ahmad and Asif Ahmad Tantray.
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