Hameed Sheikh’s Father Passes Away

Srinagar—Late JKLF  chief commander Hameed Sheikh’s father Abdul Kabir passed away on Thursday evening.

A resident of Sidiqabad, Batmaloo area of Srinagar, ‘Kabir Chacha’ as he was fondly called was jailed under the Public Safety Act for over two years in 1990.

Hameed was killed in November 1992 along with seven other JKLF members when BSF troopers fired on them when they were crossing the Jhelum River in a boat in Jamalatta area of old Srinagar city.

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