A complete shutdown is being observed today in Occupied Kashmir in the memory of Kashmiri liberation leader Muhammad Maqbool Butt on his 36th martyrdom anniversary.
All Parties Hurriyat Conference Chairman, Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq-led Hurriyat forum, the Jammu & Kashmir Liberation Front and other pro-freedom leaders gave a call for the strike.
Note that Muhammad Maqbool Butt was hanged in New Delhi’s Tihar Jail on 11th February 1984.
Indian officials put strict restrictions in IOK to avoid anti-Indian protests at the event of Butt’s martyrdom.
Various events have been organized in the world to remember Maqbool Butt’s martyrdom. Protests have been organized in Kashmir as well.
Note that curfew by Indian forces in IOK persists on 191st day today.
On the other hand, people held a protest in Srinagar against the murder of Kashmiri youngster Basit Khan.
Hindu terrorists killed Kashmiri young boy Basit Khan.
Protestors are demanding strict punishment to the culprit and compensation to Basit’s family members.