SRINAGAR: Jammu and Kashmir Salvation Movement chairman Zafar Akbar once again reiterated that kahmiris have no option except to be united under one platform and single leadership. He was addressing the Jammu and Kashmir Salvation Movement foundation day on sunday in Bag E Mehtab Srinagar. JKSM head once again stressed and offered to merge his party saying,
“We should close our parties and I will be the first to join united freedom group and forge a great alliance under the banner of All Parties Hurriyat Conference, No movement on earth can achieve its goal unless its leadership and cadre are united and on same page, Zafar Akbar added”.
Zafar Akbar asked India to fulfill its promise made by its late leader Pandit Jawahir Lal Nehru of plebiscite to decide the people of Jammu Kashmir their future. He said impressed India to regard the 18 resolutions passed in United Nations .The resolution of Kashmir is imperative for lasting peace, unless it is settled as per aspirations of people of Jammu and Kashmir there will be no peace in sub continent, said Zafar Akbar
Jammu and Kashmir Salvation Movement party activists, dignitaries from society, leaders from pro-freedom camp also participated .The main aim of today’s celebration was to commemorate martyrs,including Ab Majeed Dar ,Haji Ab Gani Bhat,and Shuhada ie Kashmir and covey messege of unity to profreedom camp to safeguard sacrifices rendered by martyrs and people of Jammu and Kashmir. Prominent among invites were Syed Salim Geelani, Chairman (JKNPP),Gen Musa ( Tehreek e Kashmir )Babar Qadri (Layers Club) Imtiyaz Reshi ( Young man,s League ) Chairman Voice of victims Ab Qadeer Dar ,Rauf Ahmad Khan( Human Rights Group) , Naseema Ji (Affected Families Association) , prominent citizens ,Women,s Wing Rukaya Baji ,Mushtaq Ahmad ( Shabab ul Muslimeen ) Chairman Pasban e Kashmir Meraj u Din Bhat ,Mirwaiz Central Kashmir Molvi Lateef, Haroon Rashid ( JKLF ( R )Musadiq Meraj religious clerics ‘ Fayaz Ahmad Bhat, Sajad Gul from Traders Association , and peolple from all walks.
The main aim of congregation was to pay tributes to martyrs and impress all pro freedom factions to forge unity among its ranks .Today a medical camp also was organized and hundreds of patients were given medicine and expert advice.
The leaders in one voice appealed pro freedom camp to unite and forge unity among its ranks., It was felt that though all leaders claim that they work for unity but unity in practice is no where and people are desperate to see their near and dear ones loosing their lives and instead of these precious sacrifices presented by people freedom faction is divided in more than forty camps. We are facing arbitrary measures, detentions, PSA, agencies, Plunder, loot, molestation, killings and our youth are being tortured in torture cells and what is the fun of all these countless parties, said Zafar Akbar.
When our motive and goal is one then why are we divided in numerous camps, said Zafar Akbar in his presidential adress .Zafar Akbar expressed his dismay and displeasure that families of martyrs are living a miserable life and it is our duty to look after these families and come to their rescue. Referring to recent killings in Handwara Zafar Akbar said that we are being killed ,harassed and our youth are facing pellet and pepper guns and world is acting as mute spectator .It is because that we couldn’t capitalize our sacrifices and it is so sad that till now we failed to convince world that it is an indigenous movement .Referring to geopolitical scenario, Zafar Akbar said that though world is keenly monitering our sacrifices but because of different factions we are unable to convince world about real situation prevailing in Jammu and Kashmir.