Merger of J&K with Pakistan is Kashmiris’ goal

Srinagar, July 19 (KMS): Kashmiris on both sides of the Line of Control and across the world observed the Accession to Pakistan Day, today, with a renewed pledge to continue the struggle for freedom from Indian occupation and complete merger of Jammu and Kashmir with Pakistan.

It was on this day in 1947 when genuine representatives of majority of Kashmiris unanimously passed the resolution of Kashmir’s Accession to Pakistan during a meeting of the All Jammu and Kashmir Muslim Conference at the residence of Sardar Muhammad Ibrahim Khan in Aabi Guzar area of Srinagar. The historic resolution called for the Accession of the State of Jammu and Kashmir to Pakistan in view of its existing religious, geographical, cultural and economic proximity to Pakistan and aspirations of millions of Kashmiri Muslims.

Tehreek-e-Wahdat-e-Islami, a constituent of APHC, in an extraordinary meeting of its General Council held in Srinagar in connection with the Accession to Pakistan Day, today, said the final destination of the Kashmiris’ ongoing freedom movement is the merger of Jammu and Kashmir with Pakistan. The Chairman of Muslim Conference, Shabbir Ahmed Dar, in a statement in Srinagar said that the Kashmiris’ resistance to the Indian occupation would continue till the resolution adopted by their genuine leaders is implemented in letter and spirit. »

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Islamabad, July 19 (KMS): A roundtable conference in connection with Accession to Pakistan Day was held at the office of the All Parties Hurriyat Conference Azad Jammu and Kashmir (APHC-AJK) chapter in Islamabad, today.

The speakers of the conference termed July 19 as an important day in the history of Kashmir when on this day in 1947 the Kashmiri people had associated their future with Pakistan. »

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New Delhi, July 19 (KMS): The Indian Ministry of Defence (MoD), in its annual report, admitted that Pakistan has been victorious in taking Kashmir to global platforms.

The MoD report for 2018-19 said, “Pakistan’s effort to portray the Kashmir issue has received a fillip following the publication of two international reports by the Office of United Nations Commissioner for Human Rights and the British Parliament’s All-Party Coordination Committee.” »

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Srinagar, July 19 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Tehreek-e-Wahdat-e-Islami (TWI) has said that the final destination of the Kashmiris’ ongoing freedom movement is the merger of the territory with Pakistan.

The TWI had held an extraordinary meeting of its General Council in Srinagar in connection with the Accession to Pakistan Day, today.

The TWI in a statement issued in Srinagar said 19th July is a day of renewal of pledge to continue struggle till Jammu and Kashmir becomes part of Pakistan. It said that the historical resolution adopted on 19th July in 1947 at the platform of All Jammu and Kashmir Muslim Conference in Srinagar determined that Jammu and Kashmir is, ideologically, culturally and geographically, part and parcel of Pakistan. The statement added the Kashmiri people have been offering matchless sacrifices for the past more than seven decades to achieve the goal that was set on this day in 1947. »

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Srinagar, July 19 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, complete shutdown is being observed in Banihal town and adjoining areas in Jammu region over the mysterious disappearance of a Muslim sheep and goat trader.

Ghulam Rasool Wani, 50, a resident of Tethar area of Banihal is missing since 12th July from Tikrri area of Udhampur where he had gone to buy sheep and goats.

All shops and other business establishments are closed in Banihal town and the adjoining areas due to the strike. »

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Srinagar, July 19 (KMS): Kashmiris on both sides of the Line of Control and across the world are observing the Accession to Pakistan Day, today, with a renewed pledge to continue the struggle for freedom from Indian occupation and complete merger of Jammu and Kashmir with Pakistan.

It was on this day in 1947 that the Kashmiris adopted a historic resolution from the platform of the All Jammu and Kashmir Muslim Conference in Srinagar, demanding accession of Jammu and Kashmir to Pakistan in accordance with the Partition Plan, two-nation theory and the aspirations of the people of the territory.

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Srinagar, July 19 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, an Indian policeman was shot dead by unidentified gunmen in Bijbehara area of South Kashmir’s Islamabad district, today.

The killed policeman was appointed as Personal Security Officer (PSO) of pro-India Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) leader, Sajad Mufti. Sajjad is a cousin of PDP President and former puppet Chief Minister of occupied Kashmir, Mehbooba Mufti. »

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Srinagar, July 19 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops, today, launched a cordon and search operation in south Kashmir’s Islamabad district.

The troops cordoned off Seer Hamdan area of the district and sealed all its entry and exit points. Door-to-door searches were going-on when last reports came in.

Seer Hamdan is located on Khanabal-Pahalgam (KP) road, 15 kilometers from Islamabad town.

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Srinagar, July 19 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, a senior government official said that his father died in New Delhi but the Indian police personnel did not allow him to take the dead body to Srinagar on the pretext of ban on civilian traffic movement on Srinagar-Jammu highway during the ongoing Amarnath Yatra.

Director of Finance, Imtiyaz Wani said that his father had died in New Delhi and was being brought home for the last rites but they were stopped during a convoy of Amarnath pilgrims after they crossed Nagrota area in Jammu. »

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New Delhi, July 19 (KMS): The Indian government owes an outstanding due of Rs 24.5 crore as rent to various landowners in occupied Kashmir, the Defence Ministry has informed the Parliament.

The Deputy Minister in the Ministry of Defence, Shripad Naik, through a written reply to the Parliament said that the outstanding dues were only for land hired by the Defence Ministry for its various wings, departments and organisations in 22 districts of Kashmir. He said, the ministry has 56,615.54 acres of land under its possession on rent in Kashmir. He said the properties have been hired by the ministry either from private landowners or from the administration. »

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