Srinagar:Sharply reacting to the adoption of the bill passed in the Legislative Council of J&K Legislative Assembly, to celebrate the autocrat Hari Singhs birthday as a holiday, Hurriyat patriarch Syed Ali Geelani, Wednesday said that it is ridiculous to legitimize the despotic rule of Dogra rulers & it is to approve infamous Amritsar treaty.
In a statement issued here, the octogenarian leader said that during the autocratic rule of Hari Singh, people were exploited and subjected to extreme barbarism. That is a miserable chapter of history and persons and parties responsible for that are not entitled to any type of esteem and respect.
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