Srinagar, May 4: Hurriyat Conference on Friday staged protest against continuous house detention of Syed Ali Geelani and the civilian killings in Shopian, Pulwama and Islamabad. Spokesman in a statement said that peaceful protests after congregational Friday prayers were held in Hyderpora Srinagar. Statement said that Hurriyat Conference organized a peaceful protest at Hyderpora Srinagar against the killing spree and besides large number of people and leadership including Nisar Hussain Rather, Feroz Ahmad Khan, Syed Mohammad Shafi, Mohammad Yousuf Naqash, Molvi Bashir Irfani, Hakeem Abdul Rashid, Mohammad Yaseen Aataie, Mohammad Shafi Lone, Imtiyaz Ahmad Shah, Yasmeen Raja, Gulshan Aabas, Syed Yasoof, Syed Imtiyaz Haider, Mohammad Saleem Zargar, Khawaja Firdous, Syed Bashmir Indrabi, Mohammad Shafi Mir, Nazir Ahmad Shah, Haji Mohammad Ramzan, Ashiq Hussian, Abdul Ahad Mir, and Wali Mohammad Mir and others participated.
Voicing serious concern over the spree of killings at the hands of Indian troops, Hurriyat general secretary Gh Nabi Sumji reiterated that the policy of oppression can’t deter people from pursuing the sacred movement.
Demanding immediate halt on innocent killings and arbitrary measures perpetrated by Indian forces, he appealed world human rights organization for their cognizance and impressed to raise their voice and come to the rescue of subjugated people in Kashmir.
The resistance leaders and people in an unanimously declared that if forces are not contained, people from all corners of valley will come up with stiff resistance and local stooges and their masters will be responsible for the situation rising thereof.
Addressing protestors and people, GH Nabi Sumji said that the growing Indian aggression against unarmed and peaceful people in state has touched the alarming line and turned this beautiful place into a battle field. Under well thought out plan the Indian authorities, forces and their henchmen are carrying genocide, they said.
Referring to recent killing spree, Sumji said that Kashmir has been turned into a killing field where the lives of men, women and even children are not safe”. killings in Tral , Islamabad and Shopian is worst form of state sponsored terrorism, he said and added that authorities are desperate to cover their gruesome and inhuman acts and shielding criminals under the garb of,” cross firing and stray bullets”. (CNS)