Kashmiris not to compromise on freedom
Srinagar, September 14, 2015 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the forum led by the veteran Hurriyet leader, Syed Ali Gilani and All Parties Hurriyet Conference have said that the people of Kashmir will not compromise on anything less than complete freedom from Indian bondage. They in their separate statements issued in Srinagar, today, said that only a just and amicable solution to the Kashmir dispute would bring peace and stability in the region. The Hurriyet forums strongly condemned the use of brute force on students during pro-freedom protests in Srinagar, yesterday. They demanded immediate release of all university and college students.
The veteran leader, Syed Ali Gilani, Shabbir Ahmad Shah, Aasiya Andrabi, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Nayeem Ahmad Khan in their media interviews in Srinagar said that the way students from various institutes were forced to take part in the so-called marathon event proved that the real purpose of the event was to convey to the world that all is well in Kashmir.
The leaders maintained that the puppet regime had relegated itself to the role of mere an implementer of RSS diktats in the territory. They also expressed serious concern over maltreatment meted out to the Kashmiri student in the Indian state of Rajasthan.
Hurriyet leaders including Syed Bashir Andrabi, Zamruda Habib, Yasmeen Raja and delegations of Tehreek-e-Hurriyet, JKLF and JKSM during their visit to the residence of a martyred youth in Pulwama reiterated to continue the martyrs’ mission till its logical conclusion. Protest strike continued for the third consecutive day in the area against the killing of the youth.
Meanwhile, shutdown was observed in Pattan after the recovery of bodies of three missing youth from a garden in the town. Eyewitnesses said that bullet marks were clearly visible on the bodies. Hundreds of people staged anti-India protests in the town against the killings.
On the other hand, the Muslim Action Committee during a meeting chaired by Muhammad Sharif Sartaj in Jammu termed the ban on beef and cow slaughter as an open intervention in religious matters. Authorities continued to place Syed Ali Gilani, Shabbir Ahmad Shah and Nayeem Ahmad Khan under house arrest.
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