London-based Kashmir Voice International (KVI) has paid tributes to Mohammad Maqbool Bhat. Maqbool, reiterating the demand that mortal remains of Bhat be handed over to his family.
According to a press note issued by KVI, a remembrance meeting was held in which the speakers
hailed Bhat’s contribution and stressed on the need to increase awareness among youth about the life and ideology of Maqbool Bhat.
“He sacrificed his today for tomorrow of coming generations. He suffered torture on both sides of the Line of control but did not yield as he was a great revolutionary who was hanged for his unflinching faith in what he believed and did. His supreme sacrifice will never be forgotten who inspired the youth to pursue the freedom movement fearlessly with courage and commitment,” reads the press release.
“KVI also suggests the floating of Maqbool Foundation to provide scholarships for the pursuit of education to the children of those who sacrificed their lives in the freedom movement,” the press note added.