SRINAGAR: J&K High Court Bar Association, Srinagar abstained from work on Wednesday to protest against the civilian killing at Fateh Kadal other places. The demonstration was held outside the High Court Complex and the District Court Complex, Moominabad, here.
According to a statement issued here, Bar demanded that the international community should come forward and play its role effectively in stopping the “genocide” of the people of Kashmir by Indian forces; and also put pressure on Government of India to settle the Kashmir issue in accordance with the wishes and aspirations of the people of Kashmir.
The members said the United Nations Human Rights Council should immediately send a fact finding team to Kashmir so that the sufferings and miseries of the people of Kashmir are brought to the notice of the world community and effective measures are taken to stop the bloodbath in Kashmir, the statement said.
“The solution to Kashmir problem lies only in the implementation of Security Council Resolutions,” Bar members said.
They also condemned the harassment and humiliation of Kashmiri students studying in Punjab, Aligarh and other places of India and demanded that no Kashmiri student should be implicated in false and frivolous cases or prevented from pursuing studies in any university or college outside Kashmir.