Srinagar, January 30, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, senior leader of Mirwaiz Umar Farooq-led Hurriyat forum, Bilal Ghani Lone, has changed the name of his party from Jammu and Kashmir Peoples Conference to Jammu and Kashmir Peoples Independent Movement. Mirwaiz Umar Farooq made the announcement in this regard during a press conference at the forum’s Raj Bagh office in Srinagar, today.
Bilal Ghani Lone addressing the press conference along with the Mirwaiz said he will permanently stay in pro-freedom politics because that is the right path and the true legacy of his late father, Abdul Ghani Lone. “After taking my workers into confidence, I changed the name of my party. The body will remain unchanged,” he said.
Meanwhile, the forum leader and the Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Peoples League (JKPL), Mukhtar Ahmad Waza, while addressing a condolence meeting in Sallar Kathsoo area of Pahalgam in south Kashmir said the Kashmiris yearn for a final resolution of the Kashmir dispute to put an end to uncertainty of which they were the worst victims. “The resolution of the dispute can be reached provided there is a willingness to accept the facts in its historical,” he said.
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