J&K resistance character Raja Haider Khan remembered on death anniversary

Muzaffarabad, April 20 (KMS): 20th April 2022 marks the 56th death anniversary of Raja Muhammad Haider Khan, an important resistance character who played an important role in the freedom movement against the Maharaja of Jammu and Kashmir.

Speakers at different functions held in Muzaffarabad paid glowing tributes to Raja Muhammad Haider Khan. They said he was a great leader with a vision to unite the Kashmiris. Before the Partition, Raja Haider Khan spearheaded the resistance movement in Muzaffarabad and surroundings against the anti-Muslim Maharaja.

In 1947, he joined freedom activities in war of Kashmir liberation and organized freedom struggle in Muzaffarabad / Poonch areas and forced Dogra forces to abandon the areas.

He always strived for the realization of the right to self-determination of the Kashmiris in India Occupied Kashmir and had a deep concern for the people of Kashmir.

It is primary responsibility to carry forward the mission of great leaders and continue to support the right to self-determination of Kashmiris in IIOJK.