Glowing tributes paid to Syed Ali Gilani, Shaikh Tajammul-ul-Islam

Srinagar, September 10 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, Hurriyat leaders have paid glowing tributes to the veteran Hurriyat leader, Syed Ali Gilani, and renowned journalist, intellectual and Executive Director of Kashmir Media Service, Shaikh Tajammul-ul-Islam, who passed away recently.

Senior Hurriyat leader, Ghulam Mohammad Khan Sopori addressing a condolence meeting held in the memory of Syed Ali Gilani in Srinagar said with his demise, the people of the territory have been deprived of a great leader. He said that the contribution of the veteran Hurriyat leader towards the Kashmir cause would always be remembered.

He said that Syed Ali Gilani remained steadfast against the Indian oppression. He reiterated the Kashmiris’ resolve to continue the freedom movement till it reached its logical conclusion.

The Jammu and Kashmir Peoples Movement (JKPM) Chairman, Mir Shahid Saleem, addressing a meeting organized in Jammu to remember the contributions and sacrifices of Syed Ali Gilani and Shaikh Tajammul-ul-Islam said they will always be remembered for their unflinching stand on the Kashmir dispute.

He said, Shaikh Tajammul-ul-Islam left his home and hearth just to plead the case of his people at the regional as well as international level. Every Kashmiri is indebted to him and his contributions would always be remembered with golden words, he added.

Meanwhile, Hurriyat leader, Khawaja Nayeem-ul-Hassan, in a statement issued in Islamabad, paying rich tributes to Syed Ali Gilani and Shaikh Tajammul-ul-Islam, prayed Allah Almighty to rest the departed souls in eternal peace and give courage to the bereaved families to bear the irreparable losses with patience.