Srinagar: The incarcerated chief of Democratic Freedom Party (DFP) Shabir Shah on Friday expressed profound grief and sorrow over the demise of pro-freedom leader Riyaz Ahmad Dar, in Pakistan administered Kashmir (PaK) following a cardiac arrest.
According to a statement issued here, a spokesman of DFP said, “In his condolence message from Tihar jail, Shabir Shah said he was shocked to know about the demise of Riyaz Ahmad Dar, his long-time companion and friend.”
“Dar was a freedom lover,” Shah said, adding he remembers the days he had spent with Riyaz Dar in different jails. “His death is a personal loss,” he said.
Meanwhile, DFP paid rich tributes to Riyaz Dar. The party spokesperson prayed for the departed soul.