Speakers, at a special ceremony on Wednesday, paid rich tributes to late Prof Khan Zaman Mirza, an eminent worker of Pakistan and Kashmir freedom movement, historian, writer, intellectual and author of scores of books on Kashmir, for his meritorious services for the Kashmir cause.
The ceremony was held to mark the 18th death anniversary of Prof Khan Zaman Mirza, under the auspices of his son Humayoon Zaman Mirza-led Jammu & Kashmir Human Rights Commission.
Paying rich tributes to Prof Khan Zaman Mirza, speakers including President District Bar Association Mirpur Ch. Abdul Aziz Pothi Advocate, Educationist and Head Teacher Govt. Pilot High School Mirpur
Ch Muhammad Ajayab, the host Humayoon Zaman Mirza and others said that late Prof Zaman was a true patriot, a famous thinker, writer, historian and active worker of the Kashmir freedom movement who lend all of his potentials and services from each core of his heart for projecting the Kashmir cause both at home and abroad in an effective manner through his intellect and pen.
They said that Zaman had full command on writing and spent his whole life apprising the world of the importance of the Kashmir freedom movement and the Kashmiris legitimate right to self determination.
Speakers said that late Prof. Zaman was an outspoken, brave, courageous and bold person who always effectively advocated his view point over the Kashmir cause reflective of the true aspirations of the people of the Jammu and Kashmir state and their struggle for the freedom of the motherland from long Indian tyrannical rule.—APP