Geelani too gets OIC invite


Srinagar—Hurriyat Conference (G) chairman, Syed Ali Geelani, too has been invited by the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) to its meeting on Kashmir scheduled to be held in the United States later this month.
The OIC, an amalgam of 54 Muslims countries, has established a contact group of its members on Jammu and Kashmir. The group is referred as OIC Contact Group on J&K.
In a letter addressed to Geelani, Director General of OIC Cabinet, Dr Yousuf Al Othmaan, has said that the foreign ministers of the OIC members and the OIC Contact Group on J&K was meeting during the 71th session of United Nations General Assembly.
The session will be held at UN headquarters in New York from 19-22 September, he has said. “In the regard, I have the pleasure to invite you to attend the above mentioned meetings in New York, as invitee,” wrote Dr Yousuf Al Othmaan.—KR