AJK PM condemns Indian army chief provocative statement


Mubashar Naqvi


Prime Minister Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) Raja Farooq Haider Khan on Sunday strongly condemned Indian Army Chief General Manoj Mukund Naravane’s recent provocative statement and said that Kashmiris living in AJK along-with armed forces are fully prepared to thwart Indian misadventure or aggression at Line of Control (LOC).
New Indian Army Chief General Manoj Mukund Naravane on Saturday had said that if their parliament approves, the Indian army will move to claim Azad Jammu and Kashmir.
“General Manoj Mukund Naravane we are waiting on LOC to meet you, I swear you will have less coffins to dump your soldiers’ dead bodies”, Haider tweeted in response.
While strongly condemning his irresponsible statement, Prime Minister Farooq Haider Khan in his statement issued here on Sunday, said that people of AJK were standing shoulder to shoulder with their valiant armed forces and ready to respond befittingly to any Indian misadventure from across the LOC.
“In-case of any advancement by the Indian Army, we all will fight shoulder to shoulder with our forces and this fight would be on other side of LOC”, the premier added.
Raja Farooq Haider said that people of Azad Kashmir are in great pain due to the deteriorating situation, Indian atrocities and barbarism on their loved ones and desperate to cross LOC.
“If Indian Army tried any escalation at LOC, it would be difficult for us to stop our people and India would have to pay the heavy price for its aggression” Haider warned.
The Prime Minister said coward India army, which cannot even face the stones of our Kashmiri brethren and afraid of it don’t have courage keep its evil eye on AJK.