Islamabad, June 20 (KMS): Liberation activist, Showket Ali Wani alias Rashid Wani, passed away in Islamabad on Monday.
Rashid Wani, a resident of Chogul in Handwara area of the occupied Kashmir, died of brain hemorrhage in Islamabad after Nimaz-e-Maghrib.
Rashid Wani spent his entire life working for the Kashmir freedom movement.
A large number of people including the Chief Justice of Azad Jammu and Kashmir, Chaudhary Ibraheem, and many Kashmiri Hurriyet activists including Sheikh Abdul Matin, Sheikh Yaqoob, Mushtaq-ul-Islam attended the funeral of the deceased held at Central Plate in Muzaffarabad today.
Hurriyet leaders Including Shabbir Ahmed Shah, Fazle Haq Qureshi, Muhammad Musaddiq Aadil, Bilal Siddiqui, Ghulam Muhammad Khan Sopori, Muhammad Yousuf Naqash, Hakeem Abdul Rasheed, Shabbir Ahmad Dar, Zamruda Habib, Imtiaz Qureshi, Nazir Ahmed Shawl, Syed Faiz Naqashbandi, Syed Abdul Mateen, Ejaz Rehmani, Manzoor Ul-Haq Butt, Syed Salahuddin and Muhammad Farooq Rehmani in their separate statements have condoled the sad demise of Showket Wani.