JuD's Hafiz Saeed holds prayer meet for Burhan Wani in Lahore, urges Muslims to unite for 'jihad' against India

The prayer meet was held in Pakistan's Lahore city during which Saeed addressed a large gathering of his supporters who shouted anti-India slogans.

By Ritesh K Srivastava | Last Updated: Jul 13, 2016, 18:43 PM IST
JuD's Hafiz Saeed holds prayer meet for Burhan Wani in Lahore, urges Muslims to unite for 'jihad' against India
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Jammu: Terror outfit Jamaat-ud-Dawah (JuD) chief Hafiz Saeed on Wednesday conducted a prayer meet  for slain Hizbul terrorist Burhan Wani who was killed by security forces during an operation last week.

The prayer meet was held in Pakistan's Lahore city during which Saeed addressed a large gathering of his supporters who shouted anti-India slogans.

The JuD chief, while hailing the martyrdom of Wani, urged Muslims to unite for liberation of Kashmir from India.

Saeed and Hizb-ul-Mujahideen founder Sayeed Salahuddin had earlier vowed to avenge Wani's killing by security forces.

 

 

Hizbul had earlier held a small prayer meeting in the memory of Burhan Wani at its Muzaffarabad base on Saturday. The gathering was addressed by both Saeed and Salahuddin during which they vowed to take revenge of Wani's killing and hailed his 'martyrdom'.

The duo addressed the gathering of Hizbul militants from a makeshift stage which also had posters of slain terrorist Burhan Wani.

Hafiz Saeed, who was accompanied by some of the key members of JuD's cyber cell, also held  extensive meetings with Hizb-ul chief Sayeed Salahuddin and his close associates in Muzaffarabad.