Chairman of All Parties Hurriyet Conference, Syed Ali Gilani, and other Hurriyet leaders including Mirwaiz Umar Farooq have extended greetings to the Muslim Ummah on the eve of Eid-ul-Fitr.
According to media sources, Syed Ali Gilani in a statement issued in Srinagar, today, urging the Kashmiri people to celebrate the festival with simplicity asked them not to forget the victims of Indian state terrorism including orphans and widows.
He said, Eid is an occasion of happiness and celebration, however, Eid of suppressed nations is when they achieve complete freedom enforced occupation. “Eid is not just a formal custom. Instead an auspicious day and a divine gift from almighty Allah for people who observed fasting for the whole month of Ramadan,” he said, assuring the Kashmiris that dawn of freedom would rise and they would secure freedom from Indian bondage.
Mirwaiz Umar Farooq in his Eid message said that the Kashmiri people would observe the occasion with the resolve and confidence that their unparalleled sacrifices would bear fruit very soon and they would achieve their goal at all costs. He also paid tributes to the illegally detained Kashmiris languishing in different jails and prayed for their good health. He asked the Kashmiri people to take care of needy and poor persons and celebrate the Eid with simplicity.
Other Hurriyet leaders including Agha Syed Hassan Al-Moosvi Al-Safvi, Mukhtar Ahmed Waza and Mehmood Ahmed Saghar in their statements appealed to the people of occupied Kashmir to observe the Eid with utmost austerity. They urged the people not to forget the families of martyrs, detainees and other victims of Indian state terrorism on this auspicious occasion.