Mirwaiz to address seminar today

Hurriyat Conference (M) chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq is scheduled to address a seminar on 19 May (Sunday). The seminar is being organized by the Hurriyat at its Rajbagh headquarters here in connection with ongoing Hafta Shahadat.

“The ongoing Hafta-e-Shahadat is being observed to commemorate the anniversaries of Shaheed-e-Milat Moulana Mirwaiz Muhammad Farooq (RA), victims of Hawal massacre of 21 May, 1990 and the anniversary of Shaheed-e-Hurriyat Khawaja Abdul Gani Lone, Hurriyat Conference (M) will organize a seminar at its Rajbagh headquarters on Sunday. The seminar would be presided over by the chairman of the amalgam, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, while all the Hurriyat leaders and intellectuals will attend it. The speakers will also talk about the present political situation and the challenges ahead,” a Hurriyat (M) spokesman said in a statement.

“The seminar will commence at 10:30 am with the recitation of the Quran,” he added.