Ummat e Islami holds pro Freedom march from Jamia Masjid to Lal chowk.
Islamabad/Anantnag, June 09: The Ummat e Islami Jammu Kashmir today organised a protest march to demand the release of the at least 5 boys arrested from the main town and the chairman of the amalgam who was arrested in an early morning raid at his residence. Hundreds of people gathered in the Jamia Masjid compound raising slogans to denounce the arrest spree. Addressing the gathering, Senior leader of Ummat e Islami, Mir Bilal condemned the atrocities of the Local Police. He also denounced the killing spree and called fore the immediate release of Mirwaiz Qazi Yasir and Khan Wahid, Ishfaq Kotwal and Javaid Reshi were also present on the occasion. However when the procession started marching towards Lal chowk, a heavy contingent of Police tried to stop the protesters which was retaliated by youth by throwing stones.
Meanwhile the Spokesman of Ummat e Islami while quoting Mirwaiz Qazi Yasir said the COAS is yet another “fancy name to the systematic genocide of Kashmiris.” He said the Indian has decleared an open war against Kashmir and statements like that of Bipin rawat are a testimony to that.
He quoted Mirwaiz Qazi Yasir as saying “The Indian state is running a malicious campaign against every freedom fighter. ‘it is time for people in Kashmir to unite against the malicious propaganda. It is a duty upon us all.” He condemned the choking of space to Yasin Malik, Mirwaiz Umar. Shabir Shah, Geelani and other.
Mirwaiz Yasir demanded the release of pro resistance prisoners including those who have been arrested in the town last Friday.
Pertinently Mirwaiz Qazi yasir has been arrested for the fourth time in less than a month.