The Jammu and Kashmir High Court Bar Association has paid tributes to Muhammad Maqbool Bhat and Muhammad Afzal Guroo on their anniversary.
In support of the strike call given by the separatist organizations, the Bar has asked the lawyers to abstain from court work on February 9 and 11.
"In an extra ordinary meeting of the Executive committee of the Bar Association held today, glorious tributes were paid to Shaheed Muhammad Maqbool Bhat and Shaheed Muhammad Afzal Guroo who were hanged in Tihar Jail Delhi on 11.02.1984 and 09.02.2013 respectively," spokesman of the said in a statement. He said the duo was sent to gallows to "subjugate and suppress the voice of the people of Kashmir".
Meanwhile, at a condolence meeting held today, the Bar members expressed grief over the demise of Advocate Javeed Ahmad Kirmani.