Srinagar, June 9: Jammu and Kashmir National Conference President Dr Farooq Abdullah and vice president Omar Abdullah have paid glowing tributes to party veterans Khwaja GhulamMohi Ud Din Shah and Mirza Muhammad Afzal Beg on their 17th and 39th death anniversaries.
According to a party statement, paying rich tribute to Fakhr-e-Kashmir Mirza Muhammad Afzal Beg and KhwajaGhulamMohi-Ud-Din Shah on their death anniversaries, the National Conference president DrFarooq Abdullah called them “pillars of the party who stood by Sher-e-Kashmir in his struggle. I pray to almighty to elevate the stations of the late leaders in the highest echelons of Jannat.”
Omar Abdullah said, “I pray to Almighty for peace to their souls. Their service and sacrifice for the people shall be remembered for all the times to come. The contribution of both the party veterans in scripting a glorious era of service and sacrifice would go down in the history as laudable illustration of statesmanship and leadership. National Conference firmly stands on the bedrock of service and sacrifice of such great visionaries as late Beg Sahib and Late Shah Sahib.”
Among others Party General Secretary Haji Ali Muhammad Sagar, Additional General Secretary Dr. Sheikh Mustafa Kamal and others also paid rich tributes to the twin leaders and prayed for eternal peace to them.