APHC demands return of Afzal Guru’s body to his family
Srinagar, March 30, 2013 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the All Parties Hurriyet Conference has reiterated the demand for return of the body of Muhammad Afzal Guru to his family for proper burial in the territory.
The APHC in a meeting of its Executive and General Councils in Srinagar, today, said that Afzal Guru’s execution was based on political considerations. The meeting was presided over by Hurriyet Chairman, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, and attended among others by Professor Abdul Ghani Butt, Maulana Abbas Ansari, Agha Syed Hassan Al-Moosvi Al-Safvi, Bilal Ghani Lone, Mukhtar Ahmed Waza, Musaddiq Aadil, Zafar Akbar Butt, Syed Bashir Andrabi, Syed Saleem Gilani, Abdul Manan Bukhari, Chaudhary Shaheen and Mushtaq Sofi. The APHC leaders said that Kashmir dispute was the main cause of tension between Pakistan and India and both the countries should resolve it in accordance with the Kashmiris’ aspirations.
The meeting decided that the APHC would step-up its efforts to highlight the Kashmir dispute at the global level and in this regard letters would be dispatched.
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