Islamabad: The incarcerated chairman of Democratic Freedom Party (DFP) Shabir Ahmad Shah on Thursday has announced the posthumous title “Tamgha-e-Jurrat” for militant commander Burhan Muzaffar Wani on his first martyrdom annivesary for his courage, steadfastness, and immense contribution to the freedom movement of Jammu Kashmir and called for remembering the birthplace of Burhan Wani as “Burhan Valley.”
According to the statement issued here, Shah made this announcement in a high-level meeting called at Freedom Party’s central headquarters at srinagar.
DFP Chairman in his address to the meeting said “ the way Burhan Wani projected the freedom struggle of Jammu Kashmir across the world and gave a new direction to the movement using social media is a beacon for our coming generations.
Shah hailed the people of Tral for their strong resilience and pro-freedom spirit and said the step to remember the birthplace of
Burhan Wani as “Burhan Valley” was taken so that our coming generations would also remember and learn about our brave martyrs.
The pro-freedom leader said he will personally hand over the title on behalf of Kashmiri nation to the family of Shaheed Burhan Wani as soon
as authorities release him from house detention.
“We hope the brave people of Tral will emerge stronger with each passing day and continue keeping alight the candle of freedom,” Shah said.
Meanwhile, a party delegation led by its secretary general Moulana Abdullah Tari visited the residence of Burhan Wani and offered a Shawl to the respected father of the slain commander.
Abdullah also conveyed the message of Shabir Ahmad Shah to Muzaffar Wani and said the whole nation is having a great respect for the family.