YASIN MALIK THANKS PEOPLE OF KASHMIR FOR THEIR SUPPORT AND COMPLETE SHUTDOWN ON THE ARRIVAL OF INDIAN PRIME MINISTER
SRINAGAR: Chairman Jklf Mohammed YasinMalik has thanked the people of Kashmir for observing a complete and historicalprotest shut down on the arrival of Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh andtermed this peaceful protest as an eye opener for all those who are propagatingthat kashmiri freedom struggle has been defeated. Yasin Malik who has beenplaced under house arrest from last night said that through this peaceful andunited protest we as a nation have strongly conveyed to Indian prime ministerand others that kashmiris cannot be forced to leave the path of peacefulstruggle for freedom and no one can defeat a peoples movement by oppressivemeasures. Yasin Malik said that kashmiris on the persuasion of world community showed a historical transition from violence to violence but our peaceful struggle was reciprocated with heavy and powerful state sponsored violence by India.We perused the path of peaceful struggle but India in spite of showing somerespect to that transition used brutal force and repressive measures to curbour peaceful struggle. Hundreds of our people where martyred during this peaceful struggle but kashmiris despite all this have not shun their path of peaceful struggle, added Yasin Malik. He said that Kashmiri’s hope that this unanimous people’speaceful protest will open the eyes hearts and minds of Indian leaders andthese leader’s showing magnanimity will shun the path of cosmetics andignorance ,will make positive efforts to solve the long pending kashmir issue.Yasin Malik also strongly condemned the imposition of curfew and restrictionsall over Kashmir valley and termed it as caging the whole population in jail. MohammadYasin Malik who is still under house arrest said that this repressive and condemnable unilateral state sponsored violence has yielded and will never yield any positivesresults and time has come when the leadership of India and Pakistan recognizingthe principle party status of kashmiri’s and involving them in the process,will take some meaningful and positive measures and solve the Kashmir disputeon priority basis. While thanking people of Kashmir for their support andcomplete shut down on JKLF call Yasin Malik said that this has once again proved that resistance camp is the actual representative of kashmiri people. Meanwhile the Father of JKLF martyr sheikh Tariq Chanapora died last night. Yasin Malik reached hisresidence immediately after receiving the news of hisd demise and participatedin his Jinaza. Yasin sahib paid rich tributes to the deceased and prayed forhis soul. He also expressed condolences to the bereaved family. Also JKLF haspaid rich tributes to martyr Ali Mohammad Mir of Brain Nishat who was martyredby notorious killer papa kishtwari and even his dead body was not returned tohis family. JKLF has supported the program on the death anniversary of thismartyr organized by his son Zahoor Ahmad Mir.