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Mirwaiz pays tributes to Maqbool Butt, Afzal Guru on their anniversaries
February 10, 2019

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Chairman Hurriyat Forum, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq says the best way to pay tributes to the Kashmiri martyrs is to remain united and steadfast in the pursuit of the cause of freedom from India.

In a statement in Srinagar on Sunday, has paid glowing tributes to prominent Kashmiri liberation leaders, Muhammad Maqbool Butt and Muhammad Afzal Guru on their martyrdom anniversaries.

Mirwaiz Umar Farooq appealed to the international community to take notice of Kashmiri people’s sacrifices and the repression unleashed by India in Occupied Jammu and Kashmir.

He also urged the world bodies especially human rights organizations to ask New Delhi to return the mortal remains of Maqbool Butt and Afzal Guru, buried in Tihar Jail, to their families for burial in Kashmir.