Srinagar : In occupied Kashmir, the leaders and activists of Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) along with hundreds of people, today, gathered at Madeena Chowk in Srinagar and marched towards Budshah Chowk to protest against the oppression unleashed on students of Kashmir by Indian forces.
As per the protest programme announced by the joint resistance leadership, the JKLF activists were holding placards in their hands and were raising slogans in favor of students and against attacks on them. The protesters also staged a peaceful sit-in near Budshah Chowk where party leaders Showkat Ahmad Bakhshi, Noor Muhammad Kalwal, Muhammad Yasin Butt, Sirajuddin Mir, Sheikh Abdul Rashid, Muhammad Sideeq Shah, Mushtaq Ahmad Khan and Professor Javed addressed the protesters.
Speaking on the occasion, the JKLF leaders denounced the arrest spree and reign of terror unleashed by Indian police against the people particularly students throughout Kashmir. They said that police at many places including Srinagar Sopore and Pulwama not only attacked students, injured many of them but also booked many under fake cases.
Meanwhile the JKLF Chairman, Muhammad Yasin Malik in a statement issued in Srinagar criticized the recent statements of BJP/RSS leaders, Ram Madhev and Parkash Ganga .