OUR STAFF REPORTER LAHORE Speakers at a conference have paid rich tributes to Maulana Shaukat Ahmed Shah Kashmiri for the services he rendered for the oppressed people of the held valley. They speakers said that it was difficult to fill the gap created by martyrdom of Kashmiri leader Maulana Shaukat. They expressed hope that the Kashmiris would soon get freedom from the illegal Indian occupation. Markazi Jamiat Ahle Hadith organized Shahadat Conference at the party office on Sunday. Qari Abdul Wakeel Siddiqui, Jamil-ur-Rehman, Abdul Rehman Ludhianvi, Azeem-ud-Din Zahid, Zikar-ur-Rehman, Khalid Sial, Riaz-ur-Rehman and others addressed the participants. Shaukat Ahmed Shah Kashmiri, leader Jamiat Ahle Hadith Indian occupied Jammu and Kashmir, martyred in a bomb blast in the held valley. The speakers said that the deceased devoted his life for the welfare and enlightenment of the oppressed people of Kashmir. They said that the services of great leader would be remembered for long time and it was difficult to fill the gap created by his sudden death.