SRINAGAR: Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) on Monday organised a blood donation camp at Hameed Blood Bank, Abi Guzar.
Hundreds of people from all walks of life participated in the camp, a JKLF spokesperson said in a statement issued here said, adding, dozens of people including intellectuals, writers, students and businessmen along with JKLF leaders and activists donated blood “for the betterment and welfare of the humanity”.
He said the blood donation camp was held to “recall the struggle and sacrifices of gallantry martyrs Sheikh Abdul Hamid, Mushtaq Ahmad Lone, Advocate Jamil Chowdhary, Fayaz Ahmad Sheikh, Mushtaq Ahmad Kottay, Mushtaq Ahmad Khan and Ghulam Mohammad who embraced martyrdom at Aali Kadal, Srinagar on 19 Nov 1992”.
Meanwhile, JKLF leaders while speaking on the occasion said, “Glorious history written by martyrs like Shaheed-e- Hurriyat Sheikh Abdul Hameed, by their sacred blood, is our precious treasure. Kashmiris are indebted to these great martyrs and no one can ever forget their sacrifices.”
“The history of sacrifices started by JKLF martyrs is continuing without break and even today we are witnessing the sacrifices of our young and old who are spilling their blood for the righteous cause,” they said. “As custodians of these sacrifices, it is our duty to continue the sacred struggle for freedom till the achievement of the cherished goal.”