Paying tributes to Burhan Wani, his two associates, Hurriyat Conference (g) chairperson Syed Ali Geelani on Thursday said their sacrifices infused a new life in “resistance” movement.
In a statement, Geelani, while praying for all those “martyred” since 1931, said that those “brutally massacred” during peoples uprising in 2016 presented invaluable and exemplary sacrifices.
Hailing spirits of people, he said, that they are very much sensitive and serious about “resistance” movement.
“He is a role model for our youth,” said Geelani, while referring to Burhan Wani and added that sacrifices rendered by Burhan are praise worthy and exemplary.
“He is our hero and his martyrdom serves as a milestone and an inspiration for generations to come.”
Seeking Almighty’s blessings and respite from slavery, Geelani said that I pay my salute to this legend and added that despite a budding youth, he proved a mature and dedicated warrior.
Referring to the annals of history, Geelani said nation is pursuing their freedom mission since 1931.
“Prior to 1947 state was reeling under despotic rule and later India forcibly occupied state with its military might.”
“Despite being weak and suppressed nation, we never accepted the forced occupation and resisted all type of tyranny tooth and nail. Despite facing brutalities and brutalities inflicted by Indian authorities, nation is pursuing a pious mission and won’t forget the sacrifices of their heroes’ who since last seventy years are presenting their lives.”
Burhan Wani is a shining star of our freedom movement and we are committed to the mission for which they sacrificed their lives, said Geelani.