Islamabad: A protest demonstration was organized by APHC-AJK chapter on the fourth martyrdom anniversary of popular Kashmiri youth leader, Burhan Muzaffar Wani in Islamabad, today.
The demonstration was led by Mohammad Farooq Rahmani. The protesters were carrying pictures of martyr Burhan Wani and placards and banners bearing pro-freedom and anti-India slogans. The participants raised slogans in favour of Kashmir’s freedom Indian illegal occupation over Jammu and Kashmir.
APHC-AJK leaders while addressing the participants on the occasion said that Burhan Wani was the great young leader of Kashmir freedom movement who infused a new spirit in the movement with his blood. They said that after the martyrdom of Burhan Wani, the freedom movement took a new turn and the international community started paying more attention to the Kashmir dispute. The leaders said that India was using brutal force to suppress the Kashmiris’ freedom struggle but would never succeed in its nefarious designs.
The APHC-AJK leaders said that the Kashmiris would continue their struggle till the accomplishment of the sacred mission of their great martyrs. They also paid rich tributes to the youth who were martyred by Indian troops, recently. The leaders condemned the issuance of Kashmir domiciles to Indian Hindus in an attempt to change the Muslim-majority character of the occupied territory. They said that a global campaign against the heinous Indian move would be intensified and the world would be informed about Indian designs through data during the next annual session of the UN Human Rights Council.
Besides others who attended the protest programme include Syed Yousuf Naseem, Nisar Mirza, Raja Khadim Hussain, Shamim Shawl, Abdul Majeed Malik, Haji Muhammad Sultan, Adeel Mushtaq Wani, Nazir Ahmad Karnai, Ishtiaq Hameed, Abdul Majeed Mir, Imtiaz Iqbal Wani, Advocate Pervez Ahmed Shah, Sheikh Muhammad Yaqboob, Manzoor-ul-Haq Butt, Mushtaq Ahmed Butt, Muhammad Shafi Dar, Zahid Safi, Mir Tahir Masood, Saleem Haroon, Syed Kifayat Rizvi, Hassan-al-Bana, Syed Mustaq, Showkat Ali Lone, Gulshan Ahmed and Sheikh Abdul Muteen.