Srinagar, January 16, 2013 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the forum patronised by veteran Kashmiri Hurriyet leader, Syed Ali Gilani has condemned Indian authorities for their denial of travel documents to the veteran leader. The forum in a statement in Srinagar, today, said that Syed Ali Gilani had applied for passport to visit Pakistan for condoling the death of former Ameer of Jamaat-e-Islami, Qazi Hussain Ahmad.
The statement said that Syed Ali Gilani’s basic rights to travel and movement were continuously being trampled over. APHC Chairman, Mirwaz Umar Farooq addressing a gathering in Srinagar appealed to the international community to play an effective role in resolution of the Kashmir dispute as per Kashmiris’ aspirations.
Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front, Muhammad Yasin Malik addressing a press conference in Srinagar, today, announced to stage sit-in and candle-lit protests twice a month against life sentences to the Kashmiri youth by Indian courts. He was reacting to award of life imprisonment to four more youth by courts.
The JKLF Chairman said that a 48-hour hunger strike would be observed in New Delhi, which would be participated by the activists of human rights organisations, civil society members and relatives of the illegally detained Kashmiris. He said that the hunger strike could be prolonged for an indefinite period if the life sentences were not withdrawn.
The Chief Patron of Mehaz-e-Azadi, Muhammad Azam Inqilabi has called upon India to recall its troops from the territory and grant the people an opportunity to decide their future by themselves.
The Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Democratic Political Movement, Firdous Ahmad Shah while talking to party workers at Sumbal in Sonawari urged Pakistan and India to resolve the Kashmir dispute as per the aspirations of the Kashmiris.
The Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Peoples Freedom League, Muhammad Farooq Rehmani in a statement said that India was using every tactic to prolong its occupation over occupied Kashmir.
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