Srinagar, November 08, 2013 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the veteran Hurriyet leader, Syed Ali Gilani led a rally of thousands of people in Kupwara town amid high-pitched anti-India and pro-liberation slogans, today.
Addressing the rally Syed Ali Gilani said that the Kashmiris wanted freedom form Indian bondage and New Delhi should accept their demand without any further delay. He asked the Kashmiri people to boycott the forthcoming farcical elections and keep themselves away from pro-India politicians as they were deceiving them with the slogans of resolving the Kashmir dispute.
He reiterated that the ongoing liberation movement would be taken to its logical conclusion at all costs. The Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front, Mohammad Yasin Malik, addressing a mammoth gathering at Kangan Chowk urged the world community to take practical measures to settle the Kashmir dispute for ensuring permanent peace in the region. Yasin Malik also led a procession in the area and people raised high-pitched slogans like “We want freedom” and “Go India go”.
The Chairman of All Parties Hurriyet Conference, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, addressing a gathering at Jamia Masjid in Srinagar said that Indian leadership should realize that the Kashmir dispute could not be resolved through slogans of jobs and promotion of democratic institutions but respecting the aspirations of the Kashmiri people.
APHC leaders, Zafar Akbar Butt, Javed Ahmad Mir and Syed Bashir Andrabi, addressing a public meeting at Beerwah in Badgam rejected the claim of India and its puppets that Kashmir was an integral part of India.
Senior APHC leader, Agha Syed Hassan Al-Moosvi Al-Safvi, in a statement in Srinagar demanded of the puppet administration to lift ban on the Muharram processions in the occupied territory.
The world rights watchdog, Amnesty International in a media briefing in New Delhi urged the Government of India to repeal the black law, Armed Forces Special Powers Act and grant full reparation to victims of human rights violations committed by the government forces.
Programmes Director of Amnesty International India, Shashikumar Velath, said that various India-appointed commissions as well as several UN Special Rapporteurs and expert bodies had pointed out that the AFSPA enabled serious human rights abuses wherever it was in force.
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