Srinagar, July 24, 2012 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of All Parties Hurriyet Conference, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and the veteran Kashmiri Hurriyet leader, Syed Ali Gilani have said that the surge in incidents of fire and destruction of shrines and mosques in the territory is part of the sinister plan of the Kashmiris’ enemies to create sectarian discord among them.
The APHC Chairman in a media interview in Srinagar said that the people of Kashmir were fighting for the right to self-determination and were determined to continue their struggle till its accomplishment.
Syed Ali Gilani, addressing a condolence meeting at Naseembagh in Srinagar hoped that the Kashmiris would thwart the Indian designs through unity.
The Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front, Muhammad Yasin Malik, today, visited the Ongam area of Beerwah where some unknown persons had set a mosque on fire a few days ago. Addressing people on the occasion, he said that anti-movement elements were conspiring to disturb communal harmony in the territory through such dirty tactics. APHC leader, Hakeem Abdul Rasheed also visited the area.
Senior APHC leader, Shabbir Ahmad Shah, paying rich tributes to Ashfaq Majeed Wani and other martyrs, in a statement said that the sacrifices rendered by the Kashmiris for freedom would not be allowed to go waste.
The students of Kashmir University from various departments staged a sit-in protest in the university campus against the illegal detention of their fellow student.
APHC leader, Mohammad Yousuf Naqash during a public contact campaign at Pandach, Nagbal and adjacent areas said that India was busy hatching conspiracies against the ongoing peaceful freedom movement.
A civilian was injured when Indian troops opened fire on him during a siege and search operation in Lashkoot area of Malangam in Bandipora.
In London, the Executive Director of Kashmir Centre, Professor Nazir Ahmed Shawl, in a statement while expressing serious concern over the deteriorating human rights situation in occupied Kashmir, condemned the arrest of liberation leader, Mushtaq-ul-Islam, under the draconian Public Safety Act once again.
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