Rasheed to hold 24 hour long fast against atrocities on students

Rasheed to hold 24 hour long fast against atrocities on students

‘Reaction from every Kashmiri on Kathua rape-murder incident is natural’ Langate: MLA LangateEr. Rasheed on Thursday condemned atrocities on protesting students in Kashmir. In a statement, he said that he will be holding a 24 hour fast in LalChowk starting after Friday prayers on to make the security forces especially J&K police understand that they […]

Why it took 3 months to speak for Asifa: Er Rasheed to TV channels

Why it took 3 months to speak for Asifa: Er Rasheed to TV channels

SRINAGAR: Asking Delhi-based media to apologise for waking from deep slumber to speak for an eight-year-old Asifa, Awami Itihad Party (AIP) president and MLA Langate Er Rasheed on Thursday said the “criminal” silence for three months has exposed the real designs of these TV channels. In a statement, Rasheed said, “Keeping complete mum for three […]

Blackbucks precious than lives of Kashmiris: Er. Rasheed on Salman Khan’s verdict

Blackbucks precious than lives of Kashmiris: Er. Rasheed on Salman Khan’s verdict

Handwara: MLA Langate Er Rasheed on Thursday said that killing of two blackbucks costs Salman Khan five years of imprisonment, but “murdering five unarmed innocent Kashmiris brings appreciation to major Adatiya by Supreme Court”. Asking world community to take notice of unabated killings and deteriorating human rights violations in Kashmir, Rasheed said that the verdict […]

Er Rasheed condemns Delhi media’s ‘propaganda’ against resistance leadership

Er Rasheed condemns Delhi media’s ‘propaganda’ against resistance leadership

‘Only way to stop youth from joining militancy is to offer unconditional dialogue to militant leadership’ SRINAGAR: Lashing out at Delhi-based media for its “character assassination campaign” against resistance camp of Kashmir, Awami Itihad Party (AIP) president and MLA Langate Er Rasheed on Sunday said that the son of newly appointed Tehreek-e-Hurriyat chairman Mohammad Ashraf […]

Resolve issues of contractors without delay: Rasheed to govt

Resolve issues of contractors without delay: Rasheed to govt

SRINAGAR: Expressing solidarity with the protesting contractors who are on a hunger strike at Pratap Park Srinagar, the Awami Itihad Party (AIP) president and MLA Langate Er Rasheed has appealed government to clear the liabilities of contractors pending with various departments and also resolve their other grievances. A party statement issued here said Rasheed on […]

Er Rasheed to Sri Sri: ‘Kashmiris know better art of living’

Er Rasheed to Sri Sri: ‘Kashmiris know better art of living’

‘Pro-Azadi slogans at SKICC eye-opener for New Delhi’ SRINAGAR: Asking the Art of Living founder Sri Sri Ravi Shankar to be honest in conveying the feelings and sentiments of people of Jammu Kashmir to the rest of India, Awami Itihad Party (AIP) president and MLA Langate Er Rasheed termed Saturday’s incident at SKICC as “eye-opener” […]

Rasheed seeks investigation into his assets along with politicians and officers

Rasheed seeks investigation into his assets along with politicians and officers

Asks Hurriyat leaders to disclose assets to counter allegations Raja Aasim Srinagar: Asking government officers and politicians including Hurriyat leaders to come clean on allegations of holding disproportionate assets, MLA Langate Engineer Rasheed on Monday asked the government to investigate his assets so that allegations laid against him are laid to rest. Addressing a press […]

Stop using killing of local army men for political gains: Rasheed to Delhi

Stop using killing of local army men for political gains: Rasheed to Delhi

SRINAGAR: Awami Itihad Party (AIP) president and MLA Langate Er Rasheed on Wednesday cautioned New Delhi not to use the killing of local Kashmiri army men killed in Sujwan attack in Jammu for “political gains”. Rasheed in a statement said New Delhi must own the moral responsibility of all these killings. Addressing a public gathering […]

Rasheed put under house arrest in Srinagar

Rasheed put under house arrest in Srinagar

Planned to take protest to CM residence Junaid Manzoor / Rajah Asim Srinagar: Langate legislator Engineer Rasheed on Tuesday said that he has been put under house arrest to prevent him from leading a protest against the rape and murder of Kathua minor girl in Srinagar. Addressing a press conference at his residence in Jawahar […]

Kupwara shuts down on massacre anniversary

Kupwara shuts down on massacre anniversary

MLA Rasheed detained, says army confessing guilt by objecting to investigation Mushtaq Ahma Kupwara: A complete shutdown was observed in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district on Saturday to commemorate the anniversary of 1994 massacre in which forces killed 27 civilians in indiscriminate unprovoked firing. Shops, business establishments, tuition centres and petrol pumps remained closed in the […]