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Syed Ali Shah Geelani , Kashmiri Separatist Leader, Quits Hurriyat Conference
Syed Ali Shah Geelani , Kashmiri separatist leader, quits Hurriyat Conference
Syed Ali Shah Geelani, Kashmiri Separatist Leader, Quits Hurriyat Conference
New Delhi: The face of the Kashmir's separatist politics for over three decades Syed Ali Shah Geelani, has quit the biggest separatist amalgam in Kashmir.
Syed Ali Shah Geelani,90 who has led the separatist movement in the Kashmir Valley since the 1990S, who was a lifelong chairman of the Hurriyat.
Since 2010 he had mostly in house arrest when the anger and the violence over police firing on protesters consumed Kashmir.
Syed Ali Shah Geelani in an audio message said that he was announcing his resignation from the All Party Hurriyat Conference because of the current circumstance in the umbrella group.
"In view of the current state of the Hurriyat Conference, I am announcing my complete dissociation from the forum. In this context I have already sent a detailed letter to all constituents of the forum," said Mr. Geelani in an audio message released this morning.
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