Kashmiris, sympathizers in UK to hold demos against Altaf Shah’s custodial murder on Friday

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The Kashmiris and their sympathizers in the UK will hold demonstrations against custodial murder of Altaf Ahmad Shah on Friday.

A statement released by Tehreek-e-Kashmir UK on Wednesday called on allies and supporters of Kashmiri freedom movement to join the protest demonstrations after congregational Friday prayers in Birmingham.

“It is a public call on all freedom and justice-loving people to come and protest Indian highhandedness which the fascist regime in New Delhi is inflicting on innocent Kashmiris,” said Fahim Kayani, leader of Tehreek-e-Kashmir UK.

He said funeral prayers in absentia will also be held for Shaheed Altaf Ahmad Shah soon after the Namaz.

66-year-old Shah attained martyrdom at a hospital in New Delhi on the night of October 10 where he was under custody of India. Shah was detained in infamous Tihar jail since 2017 under trumped up charges.—KMS

 

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