SRINAGAR (KNS) – Several separatist leaders Monday paid rich tributes to the memory of lakhs of Muslims martyred outside Jammu on November 6, 1947 in the aftermath of partition.
In a statement, Hurriyat (M) chairman, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, said the massacre of Muslims near Jammu by forces and communal marauders on the fateful day during which even women and children were not spared as one of the darkest chapters of the state history.
He said the Jammu martyrs would never be forgotten and their mission would be accomplished at any cost. He said nobody would be allowed to trifle with the unity and integrity of Jammu and Kashmir. The hearts of people in both the regions beat together and the sacrifices rendered by the people of Jammu for freedom would never be forgotten, he said.
Follow this link to join our WhatsApp group: Join Now
Be Part of Quality Journalism
Quality journalism takes a lot of time, money and hard work to produce and despite all the hardships we still do it. Our reporters and editors are working overtime in Kashmir and beyond to cover what you care about, break big stories, and expose injustices that can change lives. Today more people are reading Kashmir Observer than ever, but only a handful are paying while advertising revenues are falling fast.