Srinagar, July 03 : In occupied Kashmir, the veteran Hurriyat leader, Syed Ali Gilani has said that Burhan Wani is a great soldier in the caravan of martyrs of Kashmir.
Syed Ali Gilani in his tweet in Srinagar said that the destination of the caravan was the pleasure of Allah through the support and help of the oppressed people of Kashmir.
He said that Burhan-like brave youth of Kashmir would give a befitting reply to the Indian aggression. He said that Burhan was a continuation of the history that gave the Muslims of the sub-continent a safe homeland and the liberation movement would be taken to its logical conclusion.
Burhan Wani was extra-judicially killed along with two other colleagues by Indian troops in Bamdoora village, area of Kokernag in occupied Kashmir, on July 8, 2016.
The tweet of Syed Ali Gilani appeared in the context of the martyrdom anniversary of Burhan Wani, who was killed by Indian troops in a fake encounter on 8th July in 2016. Burhan Wani’s extrajudicial killing had triggered mass uprising in the occupied territory.