Photojournalist Mushtaq Ali remembered on his 23rd death anniversary

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Journalist fraternity of Kashmir on Thursday remembered noted photojournalist Mushtaq Ali on his 23rd death anniversary. 
Mushtaq was killed in a parcel bomb explosion on 10 September, 1995 at Press Colony. 
To mark the anniversary, ‘Shaheed Mushtaq Ali memorial committee’ organised a congregational Fateh- a-Khawani in memory of Mushtaq Ali at Martyrs Graveyard at Eidgah here. 
People from different walks of life including journalists, separatists, civil society members were present on the occasion.
In his remembrance, the organizing committee offered water and juice to commuters at Mushtaq Memorial Press Enclave. To mention, senior journalist Yousuf Jameel and veteran photojournalist Habib Naqash were also wounded in the explosion at the then BBC office at  Press Enclave.
Meanwhile, the journalists also remembered photojournalist, Shafat Siddique, who drowned in floods in 2014 while performing his professional duties.
 

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