As per the call given by Mutahida Majlis Mashawarat (MMM), students from the University of Kashmir and Islamic University of Science and technology, Awantipora today protested against the hanging of Afzal Guru and to spearhead an agitation to press for the return of his mortal remains.
Scores of students assembled in the lawns of Law Department and shouted slogans in favor of Afzal Guru. They were holding placards with Afzal Guru’s name written on them.
“We protest the hanging of Shaheed Afzal Guru,” said a protesting Student. Later the students marched till Maulana Rumi(RA) Gate.
Same reports were received from IUST where students were shouting slogans in demand for the return of mortal remains of Afzal Guru.
MMM is an amalgam of various parties which was formed for the aim to chalk out a “joint strategy” against the Afzal Guru’s hanging issue and spearhead an agitation to press for the body of parliament attack convict.