Javed, Hilal visits Shabbir Shah in jail
Srinagar, April 05, 2016 (PPI-OT):In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyet leaders, Javaid Ahmad Mir and Engineer Hilal Ahmad War today visited All Parties Hurriyet Conference Secretary General, Shabbir Ahmad Shah, at Rajbagh Sub Jail in Srinagar and inquired about his health. The leaders on the occasion expressed their sympathies and condolences over the sad demise of Shabbir Shah’s aunt.
They expressed serious concern over the health of Shabbir Shah and demanded his immediate release along with other Hurriyet leaders and activists. They pointed out that over 500 political leaders and activists were in jails, with many of them having been under detention for 14 to 22 years including Muhammad Qasim Fakhtoo, Nazir Ahmad Sheikh, Showkat Ahmad Khan, Engineer Farooq, Masarrat Aalam Butt, Ghulam Qadir Butt and Muzaffar Ahmad Dar.
They appealed to the International Committee of Red Cross and Amnesty International to visit different jails to take stock of the plight of the Kashmiri political prisoners. The leaders also paid rich tributes to martyr Sajad Ahmad Shah on his martyrdom anniversary.
Meanwhile, Hurriyet leader Muhammad Ramzan Khan in a statement issued in Srinagar, today, also expressed condolence with Shabbir Ahmad Shah over demise of his aunt. He also denounced the ill treatment meted out to the Kashmiri students inside India, particularly in Indian state of Rajasthan.
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