Veteran Kashmiri chief and freedom fighter Syed Ali Shah Geelani handed away on the age of 92 on Wednesday in Indian-Occupied Kashmir. He was the previous head of All Events Hurriyat Convention (APHC) however give up politics final 12 months in June. Geelani handed away at his dwelling in Srinagar after a protracted sickness. He had been below house arrest for the last 12 years after main a number of anti-India protests.
Prime Minister Imran Khan tweeted that he was “saddened to study of the passing of Kashmiri freedom fighter Syed Ali Geelani”. PM Khan mentioned that we in Pakistan salute his brave battle and keep in mind his phrases: “Hum Pakistani hain aur Pakistan Humara hai.” He introduced that the Pakistan flag will fly at half mast and “we are going to observe a day of official mourning”.
DG ISPR tweeted a condolence message from Chief of Military Workers Common Qamar Javed Bajwa, which mentioned that Geelani’s “lifelong sacrifices & ceaseless battle symbolises indomitable resolve of Kashmiris towards Indian occupation. His dream & his mission will reside on till Folks of IIOJ&Ok win their proper of self willpower.”
Overseas Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi, Info Minister Fawad Chaudhry, Nationwide Safety Adviser Moeed Yusuf, Human Rights Minister Shireen Mazari and a number of other different Pakistani leaders expressed their grief and paid tributes to Geelani.