Long march along LoC continues towards Muzaffarabad

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Long march along ceasefire line has been started under the aegis of Pasban-e-Hurriyat Jammu and Kashmir. According to details, long march started from Athmuqaam covered 44 kilometers distances on the completion of second day. People in the march were chanting slogans against Indian illegal occupation in front of Indian military posts besides waving Azad Kashmir and Pakistani Flags.

March was led by Chairman Pasban-e-Hurriyat Uzair Ahmad Ghazali, Vice Chairman Usman Ali Hashim, Pirzada Sultan, Malik Sharafat Hussain, Ch. Muhammad Ismail, Kh. Muhammad Sadiq, Muhammad Aslam Inqalabi, Alif Din Dar, Muhammad Ishaq Shaheen, Abdul Rasheed and others.

Speaking on the occasion, Chairman Pasban-e-Hurriyat Uzair Ahmad Ghazali has said that 75 people started this long march from Athmuqaam and denoted the the figure that 75 years have been completed of Indian illegal occupation in Jammu and Kashmir and the matter is still pending at UN table.

“We are determined to seek international bodies attention particularly UN, OIC and other human rights organizations on the deteriorating situation in IIOJ&K”, he maintained. “United Nations promised the right to self-determination 75 years ago and passed resolutions on it but still the matter is unresolved”, he added.

He further said that we want to clear the world conscience that Kashmiri want their basic right to self-determination according to UN resolutions and we have sacrificed many lives for this legitimate struggle.

The participants appealed to the human rights organizations to play an effective role for the immediate release of all the Kashmiri prisoners. They appealed the people of the capital to gather at Burhan Wani Shahd Chowk on January 5 to raise appeal to the international community for the freedom of the state. Uzair said that the time has come to organize public resistance against Indian occupation.—INP