Name for the strike was given after a rare assembly of the All Events Hurriyet Convention Chairman, Syed Ali Gilani, and Hurriyet leaders, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik at Syed Ali Gilani’s Hyderpora residence in Srinagar.The leaders additionally referred to as for peaceable protests after Friday prayers on Might 27. Extra protest programmes will observe thereafter, a joint assertion issued after the assembly mentioned.
The leaders mentioned a joint technique to counter Indian agenda aimed toward altering the demography of Jammu and Kashmir and harming its Muslim-majority character, the assertion mentioned. Additionally they appealed to the folks to withstand these ploys with unity and steadfastness, it mentioned.
“These conspiracies have created a do-or-die scenario for the Kashmiris. The shutdown and protest ought to ship a transparent message that the folks of Jammu and Kashmir are in opposition to the brand new industrial coverage, separate townships for Kashmiri Pandits and separate colonies for ex-servicemen,” the assertion added.
All of the three leaders mentioned that the time had come when the folks ought to rise to defend their existence, individuality, their Muslim Identification and the disputed standing of Kashmir and to begin an efficient battle in opposition to the damaging plans of RSS within the territory. They mentioned that India was doing all this simply to strengthen its compelled army occupation in Kashmir. They mentioned, the policymakers of India absolutely know this incontrovertible fact that ultimately they should settle for the plebiscite demand and that the tip end result is not going to be of their favour so underneath a deliberate method they’re making an attempt to vary the demography of the territory and need to convert the Muslim majority into minority and the native pro-India events notably the PDP is extending its each potential help to them.
“The Indian policymakers need to settle non-state topics in Kashmir in numerous names like soldier colonies and separate townships for Pandits,” the assertion additional mentioned.
The leaders mentioned that India was utilizing the identical expertise in Jammu and Kashmir which Israel had examined in Palestine.
They collectively appealed to the folks from all walks of life together with transporters, merchants, staff and shopkeepers to make the shutdown successful. They mentioned that it was their collective struggle for his or her collective existence and each citizen ought to play his half on this regard. The leaders additionally requested the youth notably college students to play their position in making the programme exemplary, disciplined and dignified.
Earlier, Muhammad Yasin Malik individually met Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and two different liberation leaders, Shakil Bakhshi and Mushtaq-ul-Islam, and mentioned with them the prevailing scenario within the territory.