On this day i.e. 14 August, the neighbouring country of Pakistan was liberated. On this occasion Mushal Malik, wife of separatist leader Yasin Malik, addressed a flag hoisting ceremony in Pakistan’s capital Islamabad. The news agency ANI tweeted to the Pakistan media. Yasin has been a prominent separatist leader in Kashmir. Mushal Malik hails from Pakistan.
Yasin Malik is currently in jail in connection with terrorism funding cases. After the recent terror attack in Pulwama, the Modi government at the Center banned the Yasin-led Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF). The ban took place under the anti-terrorism law. Yasin has always been demanding separation of Kashmir. Yasin has been placed under house arrest several times.
Mashaal Malik, wife of arrested separatist leader Mohammad Yasin Malik, addressed a flag hoisting ceremony in Islamabad, on Pakistan's Independence Day today: Pakistan media. (File pic of Yasin Malik) pic.twitter.com/rpakcyu4Qz— ANI (@ANI) August 14, 2019
Yasin was associated with JKLF in 1988. He then studied at Sri Pratap College. In 2009 Yasin Malik tied the knot with Mushhal Hussain of Pakistan. Yasin Malik has a daughter. Malik’s wife has studied at the London School of Economics.