Kashmiris urged to maintain unity till freedom
12 January, 2013
SRINAGAR: In occupied Kashmir, 26 leaders and activists of Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front courted arrest, today, during the fourth phase of JKLF Court Arrest Movement.
These people led by senior JKLF leader, Mir Siraj-ud-Din courted arrest at Khanqa-e-Moalla in Srinagar. The detainees were later shifted to Maharaj Ganj Police Station in Srinagar. Over 100 leaders and activists including JKLF Chairman, Muhammad Yasin Malik have courted arrest since January 4, when the first phase of the Movement was launched.
APHC leaders including Maulana Abbas Ansari, Agha Syed Hasan Al-Moosvi Al-Safawi, Musaddiq Aadil, Zafar Akbar Butt, Mukhtar Ahmad Waza and Muhammad Yousuf Naqash addressing public meetings and Juma congregations in different mosques of the territory urged the people to maintain unity in their rank for securing freedom from the Indian bondage.
Senior APHC leader, Shabbir Ahmad Shah talking to a group of people in Jammu said that peace would elude South Asia until Kashmir was resolved as per the Kashmiris' aspirations. APHC leader, Nayeem Ahmed Khan, addressing Hurriyet activists in Islamabad and Bijbehara said that the sacrifices of Kashmiri people would not be allowed to go waste.
The forum led by veteran Kashmiri Hurriyet leader, Syed Ali Gilani in a statement issued in Srinagar demanded probe by a neutral body into the emergence of a video clip showing Indian police personnel ruthlessly beating the Kashmiri youth.
A sarpanch was killed by unidentified gunmen at Gooripora Bomie in Sopore, Friday.