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Geelani conferred ‘Nishan-e-Pakistan’, country’s highest civilian award

University in Pakistan to be renamed in Geelani’s name  

Srinagar: The Pakistan Senate on Monday conferred the highest Civil award Nishani-e-Pakistan on Tehreek-e Hurriyat leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani “for his life-long services and sacrifices for the just and fair settlement of the Kashmir Issue in the light of UN Resolution and the right of self-determination in the light of UN resolutions, and the right of self-determination duly recognized by international law.”

The resolution was moved by Jamat-e Islami senator Mushtaq Ahmed and passed unanimously with a voice vote.

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