Muzaffarabad: Sardar Masood Khan, President Azad Jammu and Kashmir, paid rich tribute to Burhan Muzaffar Wani who laid down his life last year on July 8th to advance the cause of freedom of the Indian Occupied Kashmir.
Burhan Wani’s martyrdom is etched in the memory and the sub conscious of the people of Azad Jammu and Kashmir and Pakistan”, the President said
The AJK President said that the Burhan Wani lives in the hearts and minds of Kashmiri youth and advocates of the freedom.
The President said that Kashmiri sing songs to remember him and to associate themselves to freedom struggle. “He is their role model”, he said.
The momentum generated by Burhan Wani, he said, would continue.
On the occasion, President Masood Khan said, Kashmiris are not striving for freedom as victims but as masters of their destiny. They will secure their right to self-determination –a right recognized by international law and UN Security Council.
The freedom struggle, the President said, has entered into a decisive phase. He vowed that Pakistan and Azad Jammu and Kashmir would intensify their political, moral and diplomatic support to the Kashmiris.