SRINAGAR: Paying trib¬utes to martyrs of July 13, 1931, militant outfit Lashkar-e-Toiba Tuesday said this day has the significance of mark¬ing the beginning of the ongo¬ing freedom struggle.
“On this day the Kash¬miris for the first time raised their voice against the atrocities perpetrated by the Dogra rulers on them and more than 30 persons offered supreme sacrifice of their life. The ongoing freedom movement is the continuous process of that struggle and it will con¬tinue till the complete de¬militarization of Jammu Kashmir,” LeT Chief Me¬hmood Shah said.
As pert statement, Me¬hmood Shah said that the year 2016 referendum will prove the final referendum from the people of Kashmir. “The bold Kashmir’s have been fighting against the mighty Indian military. Innocent people are being killed while the interna¬tional community has been acting as mute spectators. The fight will continue till it is not taken to its logical conclusion,” he said.
While emphasizing the need for unity among pro-freedom parties and people, LeT chief said that Kashmir freedom struggle is at a critical juncture and there is a need to follow the pro-freedom leadership.