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