Srinagar, June 22, 2014 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, hundreds of Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front leaders and activists were arrested by police and paramilitary forces during their full-fledged crackdown throughout the valley.
Among those arrested included Master Sheikh Mohammad Afzal, Engineer Ghulam Rasool Dar Eidi, Mohammad Yasin Butt, Sheikh Abdul Rashid, senior leaders and activists including Ghulam Mohammad Dar, Mohammad Ishaaq Ganai, Mohammad Ramzan Sofi, Mushtaq Ahmad Boitengoo, Mohammad Shafi Lone ,Mohammad Ayub Naikoo, Mohammad Rajab, Ghulam Mohammad Malik and many others.
Also police and forces raided several places including JKLF Chairman Mohammad Yasin Malik’s residence and JKLF headquarters for his arrest to prevent him from leading “Quit Kashmir Movement”. The event will commence from 23rd June 2014 when Kashmiris besides observing a total shutdown will march peacefully towards Lal Chowk and demonstrate their resistance against the sinister design of RSS and BJP against Kashmiris.
Condemning this oppression and crackdown in strong words JKLF Chief Spokesman, Mohammad Rafiq Dar said that these undemocratic, oppressive behaviours, raids, crackdown and arrest clearly show the level of frustration Indian rulers, their Kashmiri puppets and forces are suffering from.
Meanwhile JKLF has paid rich tributes to a innocent martyr Ajaz Ahmad Bazaz, who was martyred by SOG in custody. JKLF delegation led by zonal organizer Bashir Ahmad Kashmiri visited the residence of the martyr and paid rich tributes to him and expressed solidarity with his family.
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