Protestors waving black flags chanted Anti-Modi slogans


Saqib Ali Haidri

Muzaffarabad: A protest sit-in followed by rally was organized under the aegis of Pasban-e-Hurriyat in the capital against the visit of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to occupied Jammu and Kashmir here on Sunday.

According to details, hundreds of people gathered at Burhan Wani Shaheed Chowk after Sehri held banners and placards with anti-Modi slogans.

Protestors were waving black flags while chanting Anti Modi slogans. The participants of the sit-in later on marched from Burhan Wani Chowk to Ghari Pan Chowk.

While addressing the sit-in, the speakers said that Narendra Modi is a ruthless and tyrant ruler who always targeted Muslims and other minorities in India on the basis of religion.

They maintained that Modi deprived the Kashmiri people from their basic rights, identity and divided the internationally recognized disputed state on 5th August, 2019.

“Modi’s visit to Jammu was nothing but to deceive the world by showing normalcy.”

Speakers stated that Modi wants to carry out nefarious plans to cover up his war crimes in Jammu and Kashmir.

“Thousands of innocent people have been killed and many of them are in jails while Indian armed forces have looted many settlements in the occupied state”, speakers lamented.

“In these circumstances, Modi’s visit to Kashmir has no meaning for the people but they condemned and protest against usurper ruler”, they added.

The further said that visit of Narendra Modi has been rejected by the Kashmiri people and the United Nations should play its constitutional role for just solution of the Kashmir issue.

The speakers appealed to the United Nations to solve Kashmir issue according to its passed resolutions and work for their right to self-determination.

Chairman Hurriyat Uzair Ahmad Ghazali, PPP leader Shaukat Javed Mir, Vice Chairman International Forum for Justice Mushtaq-ul-Islam, All Pakistan Muslim League leader Javed Ahmad Mughal, District President of Jamaat-e-Islami Latif Abbasi, JI Youth Azad Kashmir President Khalid Mahmood Zaidi, Usman Ali Hashim, Muhammad Aimal Farzam were also present on the occasion.

Narendra Modi was on maiden visit after 5th August, 2019 forceful division of the disputed state.