Vandalizing properties of people in South Kashmir gruesome : Sumji | KNO

Vandalizing properties of people in South Kashmir gruesome : Sumji | KNO

Kashmir News Observer (KNO)

Srinagar, July 24, 2018 (KNO) : All Parties Hurriyat Conference Secretary General, Gh Nabi Sumji on Tuesday strongly condemned ransacking of properties by government forces’ during search operations and night raids in nook and corner of state, saying the state authorities have “waged a war on innocent civilians.

” Referring to the night raids and CASO carried by Task force, forces and police in several villages in South Kashmir, Sumji said that scores of innocent and peaceful protestors were injured in indiscriminate firing. “We strongly condemn the night raids in Shopian and adjacent areas, saying, “Forces have turned State into a battlefield and have waged a war on civilians”. Sumji blamed authorities for carrying planned genocide and accused laying curbs on media to cover heinous crimes committed by forces personnel.

Expressing his deep concern over human rights violations in occupied state, Gh Nabi Sumji said that “unabated killings and brutalities are worst form of state terrorism”. He in his appeal to UNO, Amnesty International, Human Rights Watch, International Red Cross and international organizations for human rights urged to take cognizance of rights violations and added that people in state are worst sufferers.

Meanwhile a high-level deputation led by Shah Wali Mohammad visited grieved family of a prominent pro-freedom activist Mohd Altaf Malik and on behalf of Syed Ali Geelani extended condolences. Hailing his contribution for Kashmir freedom movement, Shah expressed heartfelt condolences and solidarity with the bereaved family of Malik. He also prayed for eternal peace to the departed soul and forbearance to the bereaved family to bear the irreparable loss.