Pakistan on Thursday condemned India’s act of snatching Hurriyat chief Syed Ali Geelani’s physique forward of his funeral.
In keeping with International Workplace (FO) spokesperson Asim Iftikhar, “The Indian authorities is scared of Syed Ali Geelani even after his demise.”
“It’s reflective of the craze, tyranny, and barbarianism of the Indian occupation forces,” he remarked.
Iftikhar in an announcement stated that because the household was getting ready for the final rites of Syed Geelani, a bunch of the occupation forces raided his residence in Srinagar, harassed relations, and snatched Syed Geelani’s physique.
“When the relations advised the raiding social gathering that Syed Geelani’s will was to be buried within the ‘Cemetery of Martyrs’ in Srinagar, they have been reportedly advised that India wouldn’t permit Syed Geelani’s burial on the place of his selecting,” he stated.
“India has been violating all civil and human rights norms within the occupied valley,” maintained Iftikhar.
Indian media subsequently reported the burial of the Hurriyat chief. A curfew has been imposed within the valley and all web providers have been suspended.
Syed Ali Geelani’s son advised AP that the household had deliberate the burial on the essential Martyrs’ Graveyard in Srinagar as per his will however have been disallowed by the police.
“They snatched his physique and forcibly buried him. No person from the household was current for his burial. We tried to withstand however they overpowered us and even scuffled with girls,” stated his son Naseem Geelani.
Geelani was the previous head of All Events Hurriyat Convention (APHC) however give up politics final yr in June. Geelani passed away at his dwelling in Srinagar after a chronic sickness.