India pursuing repressive policy in IHK: Syed Ali Gilani
16 November, 2012
Srinagar: In occupied Kashmir, the veteran Hurriyet leader, Syed Ali Gilani has said that India is pursuing the policy of suppression and repression to perpetuate its occupation of the territory.
Syed Ali Gilani in a media interview in Srinagar, today, pointed out that New Delhi had usurped all the rights of the Kashmiris including right to free movement and right to speech through use of brute force. The veteran leader said that India had been employing innovative tactics from the day one to stifle the Kashmiris' voice for freedom.
People held forceful protests rocked in Arwani area of Kulgam raising anti-India and pro-freedom slogans. A Kashmiri youth, Shabbir Ahmad Mir, hailing from the area was martyred by Indian troops during a siege and search operation in Kujjar village of the district.
Hurriyet leaders, Shabbir Ahmad Shah, Muhammad Yousuf Naqash and Javed Ahmad Mir visited Arwani to express solidarity with the relatives of the martyred youth. Talking to mourners, the Hurriyet leaders reiterated the Kashmiris' resolve to continue the liberation movement till the accomplishment of the martyrs' mission.
The Chairman of All Parties Hurriyet Conference, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and the veteran Hurriyet leader, Syed Ali Gilani in their messages to the Kashmiri people on the beginning of the new year of the Islamic calendar prayed that the new year may bring stability, prosperity and happiness for the entire Islamic world including the oppressed people of occupied Kashmir.