Maqbool Bhat anniversary: JRL march foiled amid shutdown in Kashmir

Maqbool Bhat anniversary: JRL march foiled amid shutdown in Kashmir

SRINAGAR: On the 35th death anniversary of Mohammad Maqbool Bhat, who was secretly hanged inside Delhi’s Tihar Jail by the Indian state, a public march was attempted in Srinagar and gatherings held in Bhat’s native village to demand his mortal remains, which have not been returned to his family yet. People across the valley observed […]

Blocking Kashmir’s traditional routes GoI’s ‘conspiracy’: Sehrai

SRINAGAR: Tehreek-e-Hurriyat (TeH) chairman Mohammad Ashraf Sehrai said it is a “deliberate policy” of the Government of India (GoI) to choke Kashmiri people to starvation by sealing the traditional routes of Valley. GoI want Kashmiris to suffer and make them into submission by making them dependent on “unnatural” route, Sehrai said in a statement that […]

Kashmir turned into mourning place: NF

SRINAGAR: Jammu Kashmir National Front leader Altaf Hussain Wani on Monday said killings on almost daily basis in Kashmir has turned the whole region in a mourning place. “Every person has lost at least one close relative, friend or associate. All these killings are a direct result of the Indian rigidity which is continuously following […]

JKDFP delegation visits families of Bhat, Guru

SRINAGAR: Jammu Kashmir Democratic Freedom Party (JKDFP) has reiterated its demand for the return of mortal remains of Muhammad Maqbool Bhat and Muhammad Afzal Guru, who were hanged and buried in Tihar jail, Delhi on February 11, 1984 and February 9, 2013 respectively. A party delegation led by Engineer Farooq visited Trehgam, the native place […]

NF holds Quran khwani for Bhat, Guru

Srinagar: National Front (NF) on Sunday held Quran khwani here for Muhammad Maqbool Bhat and Afzal Guru to commemorate their anniversaries. The NF spokesman in a statement said that a function was organised at party headquarter to remember Bhat and Guru. The function was attended by all the senior party workers and office bearers who […]

Kashmir remembers Afzal Guru on 6th death anniversary

Kashmir remembers Afzal Guru on 6th death anniversary

ARIF RASHID SRINAGAR: A complete shutdown was observed in Kashmir on Saturday to mark the sixth death anniversary of Afzal Guru who was hanged in Delhi’s Tihar Jail on this day in 2013. The Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) of Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Yasin Malik had given the call for a shutdown […]

Afzal Guru’s sacrifice ineradicable chapter of Kashmir history: Malik

Afzal Guru’s sacrifice ineradicable chapter of Kashmir history: Malik

Srinagar: Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) chairman Muhammad Yasin Malik while paying tributes to Muhammad Afzal Guru, on Saturday said that “his sacrifice is the ineradicable chapter of Kashmir history”. “Gallows, life imprisonments, curfews, arrests, intimidations and threats will never succeed in breaking the will of Kashmiris and their urge for freedom,” Malik said according […]

DFP organises programme at Guru’s home

DFP organises programme at Guru’s home

Sopore: Democratic Freedom Party (DFP) organised a daylong programme at the ancestral home of Mohammad Afzal Guru in Sopore on Saturday to pay homage to him on his sixth anniversary. “DFP office bearers said that Kashmir resistance history is filled with the stories of brave hearts who are the real heroes of the nation. They […]

Malik, Sehrai, NF, DFP pay tributes to Maqbool Bhat and Afzal Guru

Malik, Sehrai, NF, DFP pay tributes to Maqbool Bhat and Afzal Guru

Srinagar: The pro-freedom camp of Friday paid tributes to Muhammad Maqbool Bhat and Afzal Guru on their anniversaries. Those who paid homage included – Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) chairman Muhammad Yasin Malik, Tehreek-e- Hurriyat (TeH) chief Mohammad Ashraf Sehrai, National Front (NF) and Democratic Freedom Party (DFP). “Bhat is the cornerstone of our resistance […]

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