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Hafiz Saeed offers funeral prayer in absentia of Kashmiri militants

Press Trust of India  |  Lahore 

attack led a funeral prayer in absentia of the Kashmiri militants killed recently.

Saeed led the prayers yesterday at the in Chauburji which apparently has been taken over by the government a few months ago. He also led a rally outside the to express solidarity with the Kashmiris.

Interestingly, Saeed has offered and ousted premier "relief" if they quit their friendship with the Indian

"If the (Abbasi) and former prime minister (Sharif) want to rid of the problems they are facing today they first will have to quit their friendship with Indian prime minister (Narendra) Modi and slavery of the United States," he said.

Saeed further said should stop making lame excuse regarding extending support to the Kashmiris and tell the people about its limitations. He said the Kashmiri militants' struggle has entered into the 'decisive' phase.

The JuD is believed to be the front organisation for the LeT which is responsible for carrying out the attack that killed 166 people. It has been declared as a foreign terrorist organisation by the US in June 2014.

The has designated Saeed as a Specially Designated Global Terrorist, and the US, since 2012, has offered a USD 10 million reward for information that brings Saeed to justice.

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First Published: Sat, May 12 2018. 18:05 IST