Youth demand commutation of Afzal's death sentence



Srinagar: A group of youth Wednesday staged a candlelight demonstration here to seek commutation of death sentence of Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru.

"We, the young people of Kashmir, appeal to the President (Pranab Mukherjee) to commute the death sentence of Guru who has already served more than a decade in prison," a demonstrator said.

The youth had assembled at the Press Enclave here under the aegis of "Global Youth Foundation".

"The case should be reinvestigated to unravel the conspiracy behind the attack," Touseef Rana of the foundation said.

PTI