SRINAGAR: The joint resistance leadership on Tuesday said its programme of online ‘Kashmir Awareness Campaign’ will continue and urged people to join it by putting up posts highlighting the (Kashmir) issue, the situation on ground, and (express) commitment with regard to resolution of the dispute.
In a statement, the leadership comprising Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, and Muhammad Yasin Malik said asked the Kashmiri Diaspora world over to get associated with the campaign and make efforts to take it forward. “As part of the campaign, a signature petition by the leadership on behalf of the people of Kashmir has been launched online as well,” it said.
The leadership reiterated the programme for July 13 and said the day will be commemorated as “Youm-e-Tajdeed-e-Ahad” (renewal of pledge).
It said to pay homage to martyrs of 13 July, 1931, a rally will be held at martyrs’ graveyard, Naqshband Sahib after Zuhr prayers. “
“Syed Ali Geelani would lead a rally from Hyderpora, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq from Jama Masjid Srinagar, and Muhammad Yasin Malik from Maisuma,” it said.
“Complete shutdown will be observed to mark the day,” the leadership said.