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Syed Ali Geelani passes away: Imran pays tribute, says Pakistan to observe day of mourning

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan expressed while morning the loss of Kashmir resistance leader Syed Ali Geelani said the Pakistan flag will fly at half mast and we will observe a day of official mourning.

“Deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Kashmiri freedom fighter Syed Ali Geelani who struggled all his life for his people & their right to self determination,” Imran said in a tweet.

The Pakistan PM said that Geelani suffered incarceration & torture by the “occupying Indian state but remained resolute”.

“We in Pakistan salute his courageous struggle & remember his words: “Hum Pakistani hain aur Pakistan Humara hai”, he said in another tweet.

Geelani, 92, passed away at his Srinagar residence on Wednesday

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