Hurriyat Conference (M) chairperson Mirwaiz Umar Farooq on Sunday expressed grief over the death of Kangan youth who succumbed to his injuries at SKIMS Soura hospital today morning.
The Mirwaiz tweeted: “Deeply grieved as Amir Lone(21) shot at by forces during Gowhars funeral at #Kangan succumbed to his injuries today after battling for life for 12 days .. we lost one more budding youth to Indian states aggressive military approach to deal with #Kashmir dissent ! (SIC).”
Amir Hamid Lone (22) son of Abdul Hamid Lone, a resident of Chattergul Kangan was critically injured in clashes with government forces, which erupted soon after the news about the death of another youth Gowhar Ahmad Rather at SKIMS spread in the area.
Amir battled for life more than 12 days in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) of SKIMS Soura. had received injuries on his head during forces action at Kangan on April 3, he succumbed at SKIMS, Soura on Sunday.