Srinagar, Mar 23: On the occasion of Pakistan Resolution Day, the incarcerated chairman of Democratic Freedom Party (DFP) Shabir Ahmad Shah has hailed the speech of Pakistan President Mamnoon Hussain in which he stressed for need to resolve Kashmir issue.
In a statement issued to KNS, Shah said the people of Jammu Kashmir are thankful to the Pakistani political and military leadership.
Mamnoon Hussain in his speech said Pakistan will continue its political, moral, and diplomatic support to Kashmiris. “Pakistan is our well-wisher and its support is vital for the resolution of Kashmir issue. We’re extremely thankful to this country and hope the Islamic Republic will rejuvenate its embassies across the world in order to garner the support for Kashmiris in their struggle for right to self-determination,” he said.
Shah also hailed the speech of Pakistan High Commissioner Abdul Basit in New Delhi and said Pakistan enjoys a vital position in Muslim world. He said Pakistan’s diplomatic efforts can put end to bloodshed in Kashmir.
The DFP chairman said on one hand India is suppressing the freedom movement of Kashmiris by military might and on other has cracked down on the resistance leadership by putting them behind bars.
Shah thanked Pakistan for demanding release of Hurriyat leaders and said New Delhi despite turning the state into a jail is busy in staging so-called elections in order to mislead the world.
On Pakistan Resolution Day, Shabir Ahmad Shah prayed for peace, prosperity, and stability of Pakistan and said the people of Pakistan and Azad Kashmir working for highlighting the Kashmir issue across the world are our spokespersons. “We hope they will continue playing a major role in this regard,” Shah said. (KNS)