Srinagar: Chairman Jammu and Kashmir salvation Movement Zafar Akbar hailed stance of Turkish President, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, for supporting the Kashmir cause and said that there are several UN resolutions on Kashmir which emphasized the need of holding the plebiscite for settling the Kashmir dispute. Recep Tayyip Erdogan in his address to the joint session of Pakistani Parliament on Thursday expressed serious concern over the sufferings of the people of occupied Kashmir. He also asked the international community to use its influence for resolution of the Kashmir dispute through peaceful dialogue process.
Salvation Movement chief said that people of Jammu and Kashmir are highly thankful for the statement of Turkish President with regards to Kashmir issue. Stance adopted by Turkish government is encouraging, said Zafar Akbar and Tyaib Erdogan has rightly represented our case and we hope Pakistan and Turkish government will impress international community to resolve Kashmir issue as per aspiration of people of Jammu and Kashmir.
Zafar Akbar paid his rich tributes to Aali Kadal martyrs, Sheikh Ab Hamid ,advocate Jamel Chowdry ,Mushtaq Ahmad Lone ,Riyaz Ahmad ,Mushtaq Ahmad Kutey ,Manzoor Ahmad Bhat and Ghulam Ahmad Ghulam on their 24th martyrdom anniversary and pledged to carry their mission till its logical end .He expressed his deep grief over the martyrdom of Gh Mohammad Khan and lamented state administration and police authorities for their barbaric approach .He in his statement said that we feel the pain and expressed his solidarity with the bereaved family. Zaffar strongly condemned the continuous ban on Friday prayers at Jamia Masjid Srinagar, Shopian and other town area Jamias.