Anantnag, August 05: Ummat e Islami Jammu Kashmir today paid glorious tribute to rebel Yawar Nisar Shergujri. The Spokesman quoted the incarcerated chairman, Mirwaiz Qazi Ahmed Yasir as saying that Yawar was a brave boy who always stood up for the right and helped the society. “During 2014 Floods, he was providing relief to people and rescuing them” Mirwaiz Said. Mirwaiz Qazi Yasir said Yawar was picked up constantly as he had profiled in the local Police Stations. His father was also picked up on an occasion for eighteen days. Yawar Picked up gun in the most common Scenario nowadays, he was subjected to mental and physical torture by the state forces and finally pushed to choose martyrdom over the constant harassment to him and the family.
Mirwaiz Qazi Yasir also condemned the state terror that is being unleashed upon the people especially in rural areas of Southern Kashmir. The troopers barge into the houses creating fear psychosis among locals. On many occasions civilians are thrashed and property ransacked during the so called Cordon and Search Operations. Mirwaiz Qazi Yasir said everyone should stand up against such atrocities being committed in the name of Law and Order. He said the Indian state by adopting an ‘iron fist’ policy would be able to achieve nothing. The size of funeral of militants speaks it all and is a loud message.
The Party meanwhile demanded the release of Mirwaiz Qazi Ahmed Yasir and said the continuous arrest of Mirwaiz Qazi Yasir is a provocation and later the party or young people of the region should not be blamed for dire consequences. The party also condemned the constant arrest of Mirwaiz e Kashmir, Molvi Umar Farooq and said, “Mirwaiz should be allowed to perform his religious duties.” The party also condemned the detention of Yasin Malik and others. The release of Sarjan Barkati, Sajad Hashmi and other Political prisoners was also demanded.
Pertinently Mirwaiz Qazi Yasir was arrested on 08 July on the way to Tral.