JKLF delegation reaches Handwara, participates in condolence meeting held for Martyr Shahid.
Srinagar, Aug 25: On JRL call, leaders and activists from Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) today gathered at Lal Chowk and staged peaceful protest against custodial killing of innocent Shahid Ahmad Mir of Handwara, tampering with state subject law and arrests, intimidations and threats of Indian agency NIA. Displaying placards in their hands portraying the photographs of martyrs and slogans against conspiracies against state subject law and NIA terrorism, the participants of the protest rally including JKLF leaders Noor Muhammad Kalwal, Mushtaq Ajmal, Siraj ud din Mir, Muhammad Yasin Bhat, Sheikh Abdul Rashid, Bashir Ahmad Kashmiri, Muhammad Sideeq Shah, professor Javed and others marched from Madeena Chowk to Budshah Chowk where a protest sit-in was observed. Protest rally was addressed by various leaders including Zonal president Noor Muhammad Kalwal who was leading the program. While strongly condemning the custodial killing of yet another innocent youth Shahid Ahmad Mir at Handwara, JKLF leaders said that trigger happy Indian forces and police are enjoying immunity and have been given a free license to kill, maim ,injure and blind Kashmiris. Speakers said that genocide of Kashmiris continues unabated and so does the shamelessness of so-called rulers who are only deployed to provide protection to these killers in uniform. Terming the state subject law as case of life and death for Kashmiri nation, JKLF speakers said that Indian rulers in the garb of 35 A want to attack and finish state subject law which is directly linked to our right of self determination. They said that Kashmiris will never shy away from even spilling their blood for safeguarding this law and a stiff resistance will be given to every nefarious and ill designs intended against the nation of Jammu Kashmir. Speakers said that Indian leaders have unleashed a new terror in the name of NIA. This agency is being used to defame resistance camp and harm resistance leaders and activists and only aim of this is to finish the resistance of Kashmiris. Speakers said that intimidations and threats cannot defeat the valor of kashmiris who have resolved to strive for their freedom.
Meanwhile senior JKLF leader Zahoor Ahmad Butt along with Frooq Ahmad Jangali and Abdul Aziz reached Tarethpora Handwara and participated in a protest program held against the custodial killing of innocent Shahid Ahmad Mir. While addressing the mourners and protesters, JKLF leader Zahoor Ahmad Butt said that killing of this innocent boy has yet again revealed the ugly face of Indian democracy in Jammu Kashmir. He said that Indian forces are killing Kashmiris with impunity and pro-India politicians are providing these killers a legal cover. While paying rich tributes to martyr Shahid Bashir, JKLF leader expressed solidarity with his bereaved family. Meanwhile JKLF has strongly condemned the slapping of PSA on its block president Sopore Gulzar Ahmad Baghwan who has been shifted to Kotbalwal jail Jammu. JKLF has also condemned the nocturnal raids on the residence of district president Kupwara Jenab Rafiq Ahmad War.