While expressing grief over the demise of Muhammad Yousuf Khan, brother of senior Hurriyat (G) leader, Muhammad Ashraf Sehrai, United Jihad Council (UJC) chief, Syed Salah-ud-Din Wednesday termed Khan as one among the “founder members of Islamic movement”. In a statement issued to KNS, Salah-ud-Din said that Khan’s demise is the big loss for Kashmiris people as he and his entire family has played vital role in Islamic movement as well as in freedom struggle. UJC’s vice chairman, Saif-ul-llah Khalid paid tributes to Khan and condemned the re-arrest of Ashraf Sehrai after being allowed to attend his brother’s funeral. Meanwhile, according to the statement, special prayers were also held in the end of Hizb command council meet.
2015 Kashmir Despatch