Bar demands mortal remains of Afzal Guru, Maqbool Bhat

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Srinagar: J&K High Court Bar Association Srinagar on Thursday while paying rich tributes to Shaheed Mohammad Maqbool Bhat and Shaheed Mohammad Afzal Guroo, reiterated the demand that the mortal remains of both these martyrs be returned to the people of Kashmir, so that they are buried with due reverence, regard and respect in Mazar-i-shuhda.
In an executive meeting, the members also pledged to pursue the case filed by the Bar Association for the return of the mortal remains of the two martyrs with more vigor, “so that the long pending desire and demand of the people of Kashmir is met with success.”
The Bar members also decided to support the programme devised by the pro-freedom leadership for 9th and 11th of February, and also decided to request its members to abstain from court work on 9th of February, so as to make the programme a success.
Meanwhile, Bar reiterates its demand of settling the Kashmir dispute by India and Pakistan in accordance with the wishes of the people of J&K State, as guaranteed to them by 28 UN Security Council Resolutions.
In a statement issued here, Bar said, “We are awaiting implementation of UN resolution for the last 70 years, so that peace and tranquillity is established in the sub-continent, and the possibility of a nuclear war between the two countries, on the issue of Kashmir, is avoided for all times to come.”