Hurriyat (G) holds Majlis-e-Shoora meet, urges for poll boycott

Hurriyat (G) holds Majlis-e-Shoora meet, urges for poll boycott
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Srinagar: The Hurriyat Conference (G) convened a meeting of Majlis-e-Shoora on Tuesday here led by its chairman, Syed Ali Geelani to debate present political situation in JK and campaign boycott of local body polls.
The meeting, according to the statement, “resolved that Kashmir dispute is political and humanitarian issue to be settled by exercising free and fair plebiscite.”
Geelani urged the people to stay away from the upcoming elections. “It has been used as a tool to change demography of the state,” he said.
Blaming political parties for the ongoing “turmoil”, Geelani expressed hope that the people of Kashmir shall never permit such elements to deceive them anymore.
Paying tributes to martyrs, Geelani pledged to carry the mission to its logical conclusion.
The Hurriyat chairman also advised the members to preach Islamic teachings in letter and spirit for eradicating the social evils spreading in our society in the grab of modernism. “Our noble character as a good Muslim is a surety for divine help,” said Geelani while stressing on the need of the time to follow the guidelines of Holy Quran.
He also saluted the resolve and patience of all incarcerated leaders and activists languishing in jails.
The meeting was attended by Gh. Nabi Sumji, Shahid Salim, Syed Mohammad Shafi, Mohammad Yasin Ataie, Bilal Ahmad Sidiqui, Molvi Bashir Ahmad, Gulzar Ahmad, Nisar Hussain Rather, Yasmeen Raja, Zamrooda Habib, Amir-e-Hamza Shah, Khawaja Firdous Wani, Imtiyaz Ahmad Shah and Ghulam Ahmad Gulzar.