Srinagar: Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) Thursday called for shutdown on Dec 10 against what they termed as ‘gross human rights violations’.
The JRL comprising of Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik in a joint statement issued here said that Kashmiris are being subjected to worst kind of torture and oppression but the champions of human rights to safeguard their economic ambitions are maintain a criminal silence over it.
“On 10th December, the international human rights day, Kashmiris will observe a complete shut down and blackout against gross human rights violations. A protest rally towards UN observers’ office at Srinagar will also be taken out from Lal Chowk on the same day. Similarly a seminar to highlight miseries of Kashmiris will also be held on 9th December 2017,” they said.
The leadership also said that Jerusalem represents the religious emotions and aspirations of about a billion Muslims living across the Globe. “This is our Qibla I Awwal and no Muslim can ever accept it as the capital of Zionist state of Israel,” JRL said.