The Hurriyat leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani passed away on Wednesday . He was 92 years old. All his life he fought for Kashmiri people.
The security forces were immediately around his house. The internet service was cut off. Announcement were made in the loudspeaker of the masjid near his house. He has been house arrest by Indian army for almost 11years. He has been ill for several months.
Prime Minister Imran Khan showed his deep condolence on sad demise of the leader.
مجاہدِ کشمیر سید علی گیلانی کی رحلت کی اطلاع پا کر بے حد رنجیدہ ہوں کہ عمر بھر اپنے لوگوں اور ان کے حقِ خودارادیت کیلئے محوِ جدوجہد رہے۔ وہ قابض بھارتی ریاست کے ہاتھوں اسیری و اذیت کا نشانہ تو بنے مگر پوری طرح ثابت قدم رہے۔
— Imran Khan (@ImranKhanPTI) September 1, 2021