Masood Khan condoles death of two soldiers


MUZAFFARABAD: Sardar Masood Khan, President Azad Jammu and Kashmir, has condoled and paid tribute to Havaldar Abdul Razzaq and Havaldar Mumtaz Hussain, both of whom embraced martyrdom due to cross-border fire during a fencing operation at the Pakistan-Afghanistan border.
Both Havaldar Abdul Razzaq and Havaldar Mumtaz Hussain were laid to rest with full military honour at their respective ancestral villages in Haveli District, Azad Kashmir.
While paying homage to the martyred soldiers, the President said that Azad Kashmir is the land of martyrs and Ghazis and the people of Azad Kashmir have selflessly defended the motherland and will continue to do so against all external and internal threats. “Our fight against terrorism will continue till we rid Pakistan of this scourge”, the President said.