Hizb pays respect

Srinagar: Hizb-ul-Mujahideen on Wednesday paid respect to the slain militants – Altaf Ahmad Dar and Umar Rashid, who were killed in an encounter in South Kashmir’s Anantnag district.
In a statement issued to KNS, Hizb spokesman Saleem Hashmi while quoting the outfit chief, Syed Salah-ud-din as saying that “the real heroes are those who sacrifice their lives while fighting with the enemies.”
He said, “We will never forget these courageous persons who sacrifice their today for the future of nation.”
“The sacrifice of the slain militants will be respected and the struggle will be taken to the logical conclusion,” he said.
According to the statement, deputy chief of Hizb, Saifullah Khalid and field operational commander, Muhammad Bin Qasim also paid tributes to the slain militants, saying that “both the militants followed the path of Islam in their entire life.”