JKPRM remembers Chotta bazaar martyrs, Tufail Mattoo

Srinagar, June 11 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Political Resistance Movement (JKPRM) has paid rich tributes to the Chotta Bazaar martyrs, Tufail Mattoo and other martyrs on their anniversaries.

A JKPRM delegation led by Dr Musaib visited the Martyrs’ Graveyard at Eidgah in Srinagar to commemorate the martyrdom anniversaries of Chota Bazaar martyrs and Tufail Mattoo.

The delegation also visited to house of Tufail Mattoo and expressed solidarity with the bereaved family.

Indian troops martyred 32 people including women and children in Chota Bazaar by resorting to indiscriminate firing on this day in 1991. 17-year-old Tufail Mattoo was also killed on this day in 2010 when he was hit by a teargas shell fired by police while he was returning home from tuition.

The delegates said, these sacrifices are priceless assets of the Kashmiri people and they are duty bound to safeguard such unprecedented sacrifices. They added that the prevailing uncertainty in the region was due to the unresolved Kashmir dispute. They maintained that the Kashmiri people will continue their freedom struggle till it reached its logical end.

The participants of the delegation urged India to give up its intransigence on the Kashmir dispute, uphold international law, and respect the UN resolutions on Kashmir.