Srinagar, August 15, 2016 (PPI-OT): The Azad Jammu and Kashmir chapter of the All Parties Hurriyet Conference staged a sit-in outside UN office in Islamabad to mark India’s Independence Day as black day, today.
The protesters denounced the ongoing killing spree unleashed by Indian forces in the territory. They said that New Delhi could not break the Kashmiris’ will for freedom through brutal tactics.
The participants of the protest through a memorandum urged the UN Secretary General, Ban Ki-moon, to use his offices to stop Indian atrocities in Kashmir, and resolve the dispute as per Kashmiris’ aspirations.
Those who participated in the protest included Mir Tahir Masood, Mehmood Ahmad Saghar, Mohammad Farooq Rehmani, Shamim Shawl, Syed Yousuf Naseem, Syed Faiz Naqshbandi, Ishtiaq Hameed, Abdul Hameed Lone, Abdul Majeed Mir, Sheikh Muhammad Yaqoob, Manzoorul Haq Butt, Ijaz Rehmani, Muhammad Hussain Khateeb, Nisar Mirza, Abdul Majeed Malik, Syed Abdullah Gilani, Hasan-al-Bana, Khadim Hussain, Sheikh Abdul Mateen, Nazir Ahmad Karnai, Altaf Hussain Wani, Muhammad Sultan Butt, Muhammad Shafi Dar, Adeel Mushtaq Wani, Engineer Mushtaq, Javed Jehangir, Syed Kifayat Rizwi, Syed Muzaffar Shah, Altaf Ahmad Butt, Imtiaz Iqbal Wani, Rafiq Ahmad Dar, Shoaib Ahmad Shah, Advocate Pervez Ahmad Shah, Dawood Khan Yousufzai and Shoukat Wani.
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