India disallowed Hurriyat leaders to lead Eid Prayers


India disallowed Hurriyat leaders to lead Eid Prayers

India disallowed Hurriyat leaders to lead Eid PrayersSrinagar, November 19, 2010: The Chairman of All Parties Hurriyat Conference, Syed Ali Shah Geelani and Mirwaiz Umar Farooq have castigated Indian authorities for disallowing them to lead Eid-ul-Azha and Juma prayers, describing the action as a blatant infringement of people’s religious rights.

Syed Ali Shah Geelani in his statement appealed to the international community to take cognizance of the state repression in the occupied territory. He said that the resolution of Jammu and Kashmir dispute was the only way for achieving a lasting peace in south Asia. Syed Ali Shah Geelani condemned the recent arrests of his party activists.

The APHC Chairman said, in an interview, for the first time in 250 years, ever since the institution of the Mirwaiz was created in Kashmir, the authorities did not allow Mirwaiz to lead prayers in Srinagar.

Syed Ali Shah Geelani and Mirwaiz Umer Farooq were among the leaders who were placed under house arrest on the Eid day and the Indian authorities continued to confine them to their residences in

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