APHC condemns raids on Hurriyat leaders’ residences


In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, the All Parties Hurriyat Conference (APHC) has strongly condemned the raids on the residences of Hurriyat leaders by the Indian police and described it frustration of the authorities.

The APHC spokesman in a statement issue in Srinagar deplored that the Indian police had been raiding the houses of APHC Working Vice Chairman, Ghulam Ahmad Gulzar, General Secretary, Molvi Bashir Ahmed and Assistant General Secretary, Khawaja Firdous, for the last two days.

He said that the police were harassing and terrorizing the family members of the Hurriyat leaders.

The spokesman denounced the police action and termed it the worst display of state terrorism.

He added that India will not succeed to suppress the freedom sentiment of the Kashmiri Hurriyat leaders through such cheap tactics and they would continue their just struggle for securing their inalienable right to self-determination till it reached its logical conclusion.

In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, the All Parties Hurriyat Conference has urged the people to continue holding of special prayer sessions for the martyred APHC leader, Muhammad Ashraf Sehrai, to pay tribute to him.

APHC in a statement issued in Srinagar expressed satisfaction over the holding of funeral prayers in absentia, Quran Khawani, and special prayer sessions for Muhammad Ashraf Sehrai by the people to show their love and respect for him.

It said that Muhammad Ashraf Sehrai was a brave and fearless leader who dedicated his whole life for the freedom of Jammu and Kashmir from the Indian yoke and even offered the ultimate sacrifice for this cause.

He said it is the responsibility of the Kashmiri people to show their allegiance with the martyred leader and take his mission to its logical conclusion.—KMS