HYDERABAD/UMERKOT – Overseas Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Saturday stated India didn’t need to let the occupied Kashmir obtain independence however Pakistan would make that occur.
Qureshi stated Modi would create obstacles for opening of the Kartarpur Hall however Pakistan would stay steadfast.
“The reality will win and India’s Yazeedi authorities will come to an finish. If the Berlin Wall may be demolished then the Line of Management (LoC) may also be erased,” he stated whereas addressing a big public assembly right here outdoors the Shiv Temple.
He stated Prime Minister Imran Khan wished to return to Umerkot for the occasion, however he might no achieve this as a consequence of official engagements.
Qureshi stated the general public assembly was not held to derive any political mileage out of it because it was organised solely to specific solidarity with the folks of Indian occupied Kashmir (IoK).
“The explanation for choosing Umerkot as venue of the assembly was that the district lies on border with India’s Rajasthan, whereas sizeable inhabitants of each Umerkot and Tharparkar districts belongs to the Hindu neighborhood,” the overseas minister defined.
“We need to ship a message to Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Overseas Minister Jaishankar that they might not stand earlier than the Muslims in Srinagar whereas we’re standing amongst members of the Hindu neighborhood right here in Umerkot,” he stated.
Qureshi deplored that the Modi authorities didn’t permit Muslims of the held valley to supply Eidul Azha prayers and perform the spiritual obligation of sacrificing animals, in addition to providing the weekly Friday prayers. “They’ve made the mosques in Kashmir abandoned whereas the Hindu temples listed here are filled with folks,” he remarked.
He stated it was the message of Holy Prophet Muhammad (Peace Be Upon Him) that precedence and significance be given to the humanity. “I’ve come right here with the message of humanity and also you (Modi) are violating the human rights in IoK,” he added.
The minister referred to the political philosophy of Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah that folks in Pakistan can be free to reside as per their faith; be they Christians, Sikhs, Hindus or Muslims.
“We think about Christians pretty much as good Pakistanis as anybody else may be. The Structure of Pakistan ensures safety of elementary human rights and provision of non secular freedom to all. However India has snatched all these rights from the folks of IoK,” the overseas minister regretted.
Qureshi stated India had locked down Kashmir, inflicting acute scarcity of meals and medicines, whereas academic establishments have been additionally closed. “Attendance in places of work remained skinny in the course of the fourth week of curfew imposed within the held state of Jammu and Kashmir,” he added.
All of the modes of communication, he stated, had been disrupted and there was no web or tv broadcasts whereas the overseas media and worldwide observers have been additionally not being allowed to enter the valley.
“Nevertheless, the representatives of any human rights organisation are welcome in Azad Kashmir, which is basically unbiased,” Qureshi added.
The overseas minister famous that the incumbent Indian authorities was even negating the political philosophy of Mahatma Gandhi and Jawaharlal Nehru. “As we speak the political ideas of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) have eclipsed India supplanting the philosophies of Gandhi and Nehru,” he regretted.
He, on the event, assured the minorities that their lives and properties have been protected, and all of the Muslims from throughout the nation would stand with them if any conspiracy was hatched to hurt them. He recalled that how a close-door assembly of the United Nations Safety Council (UNSC) was referred to as over the Kashmir situation inside 72 hours of his writing a letter to the Council regardless of stiff resistance by India.
“The us assembly concurred that the Kashmir situation could possibly be resolved in accordance with the UN resolutions, which was an enormous defeat for Modi,” Qureshi added.
He stated the Modi authorities was lobbying with the worldwide leaders to thwart a debate on the Kashmir dispute in the course of the UN Basic Meeting’s session in September. “India would once more chunk the mud as the difficulty can be taken up for dialogue in the course of the session which might even be addressed by PM Imran Khan on September 27,” the overseas minister concluded.
Qureshi stated the PTI authorities had made the nation proud and that it has successfully conveyed to the those who any misadventure would entail penalties for the latter.
Referring to Modi, the minister stated Pakistan would counter his strikes in opposition to the held valley. They have been the oppressed however they have been neither weak nor alone of their wrestle for proper to self-determination.
“As we speak the Kashmir situation just isn’t confined to the United Nations, however the European Union and members of the US and British parliaments are additionally elevating their voice,” he added.
He stated he had written a letter to the us on August 28 by which he said that the curfew within the occupied valley continued for the fourth week and that the harmless folks have been being martyred and injured by the Indian military there.