Tears appeared in millions over Kashmir, Palestine


Special Correspondent

Arafat, Saudi Arabia—Tears almost rolled down the faces of millions of Hajj attendees at Arafat plain when the Imam passionately prayed for Kashmir and Palestine in the sprawling tents of on Sunday.
A group of Hajj pilgrims from occupied Kashmir told Srinagar-based English daily over phone from Saudi Arabia that many imams, especially in tents for Indian pilgrims, prayed for peace and well-being of people of Kashmir and Palestine, during prayers, yesterday afternoon.
“All Kashmiris started crying as the word ‘Kashmir’ was spelt out by the imams,” they said. They said people of Kashmir, both individually and collectively, held prayers for well-being and safety of Kashmiris.