India failed, losing Kashmir day by day: Akbar Lone
SRINAGAR, NOV 26 : Jammu and Kashmir National Conference senior leader and MLA Sonawari Mohammad Akbar Lone while strongly reacting over the killing spree in Kashmir Valley said that India has decided to kill Kashmiries.
While speaking to News agency Press Trust of Kashmir, Lone said that India has given lot of power to armed forces in Kashmir to kill innocent Kashmiri . He added that India has given full powers to Army to kill each and every Kashmir wherever they can see any Kashmir so that they can kill him easily. He said “India is losing Kashmir day by day”.
He further told PTK that people are helpless now as there is nothing other than bloodshed. He added, “How can forces use pellet against innocent people in which 18 month old girl was injured. He added that the forces killed a innocent civilian during an encounter. He whatever they are doing in Kashmir that proves they want to stop people from speaking against them”.
“We have seen what these forces have done during the encounters. They damaged houses, damaged everything, but nobody care about it”, he said. Lone said that the previous govt as well as the present one is responsible for all these killing in Kashmir. “They treat us as enemies. They don’t treat us as friends”, he added.
Lone asked if India believes that the only way to improve situation Valley is peace and to win hearts of Kashmiries then there is no need to pellet, bullet guns in Kashmir. He said that “Youth of Kashmir is frustrated due to killing, unemployment”.
He added that now as it is clearly seen that educated youth joining militancy in Kashmir due to the anti-people policy of government. He added that the brute use of forces against people is forcing youth to join militancy. Lone said that they never try to improve peace in Kashmir, neither they can. “They don’t care about Kashmir, even they can’t solve Kashmir issue as they are not able to improve peace”, he said.
He said that India has failed in Kashmir on every front. (PTK)