Deaths of Shahid, Ansari widely condoled

Srinagar, June 18, 2013 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the death of veteran Kashmiri journalist, Abdul Rashid Shahid and liberation leader, Abdul Khaliq Ansari continued to condole by pro-freedom leaders in the territory.

The Chairman of Democratic Freedom Party, Shabbir Ahmad Shah paying tributes to the renowned journalist said that he was an asset to the people of Kashmir. Shahid passed away on June 15 after brief illness.

The Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Peoples Freedom League, Muhammad Farooq Rehmani also paid tributes to Abdul Rashid Shahid and Kashmiri liberation leader, Abdul Khaliq Ansari. .

He said that the duo would be remembered for their professional acumen, dedication and the services to the Kashmir cause.

The Chairman of Peoples League, Mukhtar Ahmad Waza said that advocate Khaliq Ansari and renowned journalist, Rashid Shahid were brave and upright personalities.

The Muslim League Jammu Kashmir, at a condolence meeting held in Srinagar, expressed deep sorrow over the demise of Rashid Shahid and Ansari.

Chief Patron Jammu Kashmir Mahaz-e-Azadi (MeA) Muhammad Azam Inqilabi eulogizing the services of Abdul Khaliq Ansari for the Kashmir cause said the best way to pay tribute to the late leader would be to take his mission to its logical conclusion with courage and determination.

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