SRINAGAR: Awami Action Committee (AAC) president and Hurriyat Conference (M) chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq expressed heartfelt condolence on the demise of Ghulam Qadir Gagroo.
Gagroo was associated with AAC since long and was a great sympathiser to party and Kashmir movement, a party statement issued here said.
Mirwaiz led his funeral prayers as soon as he was released from house arrest, the statement added.
In his condolence message, Miwaiz said the death of Gagroo has created a void in the party which will be difficult to fill.
Highlighting Gagroo’s political and social contribution being an AAC member, Mirwaiz said the deceased was ideologically attached with the political struggle of Kashmir and also has done a lot on the social front. He prayed to Almighty to grant highest standards to the deceased in the heaven.