ISLAMABAD - Senior leader of the All Parties Hurriyet Conference, Shabbir Ahmad Shah has said that the unparalleled sacrifices offered by the Kashmiri people for securing their inalienable right to self-determination will not be allowed to go waste.

According to Kashmir Media Service, Shabbir Ahmad Shah addressing a big public gathering at Yaripura in Kulgam said that the martyrs of July 13, 1931, had laid a strong foundation for liberation movement. He said that the sacrifices of those martyrs were a source of inspiration for the Kashmiri people.  He maintained that Indian atrocities could not prevent the Kashmiris from continuing their liberation struggle and the day was not far off when they would get rid of its bondage.  –APP

The veteran Kashmiri Hurriyet leader, Syed Ali Gilani, in a statement issued in Srinagar expressing grief over the death of Pervez Ahmed apprehended that he might have been killed by Indian secret agencies or Hindu extremists. He demanded an impartial probe into the killing.

APHC leader, Yasmeen Raja, led a candle-lit procession in Pampore to pay tributes to the martyrs of 13th July, 1931.

On the other hand, a former officer of Indian home ministry has disclosed that a member of the secret service team had accused incumbent governments of "orchestrating" the terror attack on Parliament and the Mumbai massacre.

Indian media reported that R V S Mani, who as home ministry under-secretary signed the affidavits submitted in court in a fake encounter case, has said that Satish Verma, until recently a part of the CBI-SIT probe team, told him that both the terror attacks were set up "with the objective of strengthening the counter-terror legislation".

In London, addressing a meeting held in connection with the Martyrs' Day, the speakers including Professor Nazir Ahmed Shawl, Barrister Abdul Majeed Tramboo and Mahmood Riyaz reaffirmed the Kashmiris' resolve to continue the mission of their martyrs till complete success.