JRL calls for shutdown in Sopore, Zainageer on Sep 14

JRL calls for shutdown in Sopore, Zainageer on Sep 14
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Srinagar: Making a fervent appeal to the people of Sopore and Zainageer to observe a complete shutdown on 14th September, Friday as a protest against the gruesome killing of Hakeem-ur-Rehman Sultani of Bomai Sopore “at the hands of Indian agencies”, the Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) issued a statement after in a meeting, held at Hyderpora Srinagar.

“The Joint Resistance Leadership comprising Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Mohammad Yasin Malik after taking a keen account of the report submitted by the nominated committee and the public revelations alleged that the invisible hand of Indian agencies in the gruesome killing can’t be ruled out,” the statement said.

“The meeting expressed its grave concern on the revival of custodial as well as the mysterious killings in Jammu and Kashmir to give vent to group clashes and anarchy,” the statement added.

“Citing the case of custodial killing of Ashfaq Ahmad Wani at Naseem Bagh Srinagar and the brutal killing of Hakeem-ur-Rehman at Bomai Sopore, the JRL blamed Indian fascist regime for designing conspiracies to drive a wedge in unwavering unity of the people of Kashmir displayed to foil the nefarious designs to change the demography and state subject law in addition to thrust any sham elections on the people of the state,” the statement said.