Islamabad: Hundreds of British Kashmiri’s & Pakistani staged a protest to mark the fourth anniversary of late Burhan Wani outside the Indian High Commission in London, The protesters followed the Covid-19 guidelines as set by the UK government. Addressing on the occasion Raja Fahim Kayani, President Tehreek-e-Kashmir (TEK) UK stated that the international community must play its role in lifting the inhuman curfew and restrictions in occupied Kashmir.
President Tehreek-e-Kashmir UK further stated that innocent Kashmiri’s are suffering under a brutal lockdown for over eleven months, which has been designed to target the vulnerable, women, children and young people, they have been deprived of their basic human rights.
Raja Sikandar Khan, Chairman Global Kashmir & Pakistan Council stated that today we are here to show our support and solidarity for the freedom struggle of the innocent people of occupied Kashmir.
Soraya Boyd CEO-Founder Facilitate Global said that the right to self-determination is the sovereign inalienable right of all Kashmiris. Under Modi India become lawless and Human rights violations are committed daily against civilian population in the Kashmir.
Rehana Ali, Director International Human Rights Voice of Victims stated that women and children have been targeted during the Kashmir conflict to inflict torture. The army has been given impunity under black laws and so far not a single Indian army soldier has been prosecuted for their inhumane violence.
Azam Farooq, Secretary General Tehreek e Kashmir UK Midland Zone stated, that the image of a three year old child, who was sat on top of the murdered body of his grandfather, shot by Indian forces, has sent shock waves throughout the region. That picture has exposed the real face of so called largest democracy of the world.
Riaz Mehmood Ex Minister AJK said that Kashmir struggle has entered into new phase after the death of burhan wani. It has been written on the wall that Indian army has been defeated in Kashmir.
Cllr Ishrat Shah said that Kashmir issue is the longest unresolved issue in the United Nations and it is the responsibility of the UN to implement the resolutions on Kashmir. Raja Ishaq, Muslim Conference, Ch Tariq Pakistan Patriotic Front, Ch Shaban, Tehreek-e-Insaf AJK , Dil Pazir , Habib Jaan, Ch Muhammad Shabir ,Amin Jalal also participated in the protest.