Paying tributes to the slain militant killed in Ratnipora Pulwama encounter, Hilal Ahmad Rather, Hurriyat (g) Conference chairman, Syed Ali Geelani said that every day our youth are sacrificing their precious lives for the sacred cause of freedom, making all of us duty bound to safeguard these sacrifices with utmost commitment and dedication to pursue this cause.
The spokesman said that Delhi is suffering from the arrogance of power and has tried its best to muzzle our voice—but has utterly failed to do so, its brutality can never deter us from our much-cherished goal of right to self-determination.
The pro-freedom leader said that the situation in the valley is worsening with each passing day and that authorities rely on their military might to suppress people’s aspirations and muzzle voices.
Meanwhile, Tehreek-e-Hurriyat Chairman Muhammad Ashraf Sehrai While Paying tributes to the slain militant expressed pain and grief and prayed for the forbearance and patience of the grieved family.
Sehrai in a statement said the great sacrifices shall accrue results. Stating that the priceless sacrifices of Kashmiri youth will always be safeguarded, he said the policy of killing and as a state response to a people’s legitimate and peaceful political struggle has got standardized and is justified by the state as a means of maintaining its control over the land and its people.