Altaf Hamid Rao.
MIRPUR [AJK], (Parliament Times) : United Kingdom – based Kashmiris rights outfit, Global Pakistan Kashmir Supreme Council [GPKSC] stalwarts including Chairman Raja Sikander Khan, President Kala Khan, Secretary General Zahid Khan and other office bearers have congratulated newly appointed Lord Wajid Khan of the British House of Lords upon swearing in and assuming the charge of the prestigious office as life-time member of the House of Lords, upper house of the British Parliament.
In a joint statement of felicitation released to the media simultaneously in London and Mirpur on Monday the GPKSC leaders said “during his time as Member of European Parliament Lord Wajid Khan the former Labor Party representative and Member of European Parliament, strongly advocated, raised and highlighted the Kashmir cause in the western world on behalf of the voiceless and innocent people of Indian Illegally Occupied Jammu & Kashmir.
They said that the barbaric and brutal reign of state terrorism unleashed against the people in occupied Kashmir valley by the Indian occupational forces was highlighted by Lord Wajid Khan in several of Kashmir conferences and seminars in the European Parliament/ “Wajid always voiced his grave concern over the horrendous BJP fascist regime and their RSS goons who are responsible for the atrocious genocide being committed in Indian illegally Occupied Jammu & Kashmir’, the GPKSC leaders said.
The Global Pak Kashmir Supreme Council leaders underlined that their organization always acknowledge the long-timed meritorious services of Lord Wajid Khan raising voice against the brutalities and Human Rights violations perpetrated by the Indian occupying troops against the innocent people of Indian Illegally Occupied Jammu & Kashmir,
They commended and appreciated Wajid for whole heartedly raising voice in support of their right to self determination.
The Chairman Raja Sikander Khan further went on to say, “we will continue to support Lord Khan in his courageous fight on the Kashmir issue and look forward to working with him for the fundamental right of self determination of our brothers and sisters of illegally ‘Indian’ Occupied Jammu & Kashmir. We also hope with his leadership and direction in collaboration with our other distinguished British Members of Parliament, they will take the matter of Kashmir issue to the highest platform for debate at the British Houses of Parliament in order to resolve the much due issue of Kashmir.”, the Statement said.
Concluding, the Global Pak Kashmir Supreme Council chief Raja Sikander Khan ad President Kala Khan wished Lord Wajid Khan all the successes praying for further strength, courage and wisdom in order to carry out his responsibilities successfully at every future avenue of life, the statement said.