Srinagar, May 06 (KMS): Jammu and Kashmir National Conference President Farooq Abdullah has expressed profound grief over the demise of Tehreek-e-Hurriyat Chairman Muhammad Ashraf Khan Sehrai.
In his condolence message, Farooq Abdullah asked the authorities to ensure the wellbeing of Kashmiri prisoners lodged across jails in India and in IIOJK.
“Their families are worried. In times of pandemic and at other times, they deserve to know that their loved ones are safe and healthy. It is incumbent upon the government to ensure that necessary COVID-19 protocol is followed in the detention centers across the country to ensure the wellbeing of the inmates.,” he said.
Amritsar-based Sikh body Dal Khalsa, in a statement issued in Amritsar, expressing grief over the demise of Mohammad Ashraf Sehrai said that he was a man of principles and commitment. Dal Khalsa said Sehrai was a genuine friend of Sikhs of Punjab, adding like the people of Kashmir, the Sikhs too have lost their sympathizer and supporter.
CPI-M leader Mohammad Yousuf Tarigami also expressed profound grief at the passing away of Muhammad Ashraf Sehrai.