Hurriyat chief Mirwaiz Umar Farooq issued a press release saying that the “Martyr’s Day” occasion on 21 May would stay silent as a result of Kovid epidemic, one other assertion issued in his title gave an in depth constitution of the applications and a full strike on that day Has been referred to as. .
The Hurriyat celebrates May 21 as Martyr’s Day in reminiscence of Mirwaiz Mohammad Farooq and Abdul Ghani Lone, who have been killed by terrorists on the identical day 12 years aside.
Sources in central businesses mentioned the second assertion was launched in secret from Islamabad on May 21 to strain the Hurriyat management to create unrest. Hurriyat sources additionally confirmed that that they had not issued any assertion besides the primary assertion wherein they canceled probably the most. program.
The improvement is available in current instances between Pakistan agreeing to point out a pleasant angle in the direction of India and respecting the 2003 ceasefire settlement on the Line of Control and the International Border. Diplomatic engagement between the 2 international locations can also be mentioned to have improved in the previous couple of months.
On 15 May, the Jammu and Kashmir Awami Action Committee headed by Mirwaiz Umar Farooq mentioned that numerous “commemorative ceremonies held every year to pay tribute … ‘Hafta-e-Shahadat’ over a period of one week … Is canceled because the coronavirus pandemic is causing havoc in Jammu and Kashmir. “
However, one other assertion issued on May 18 within the title of All Party Hurriyat Conference President Mirwaiz Umar Farooq detailed the motion plan between 18 May and 21 May.
Inputs from Basharat Masood in Srinagar
With inputs from TheIndianEXPRESS