Joint Resistance Leadership comprising Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik on Tuesday reiterated that any tinkering with the State subject law through judicial route will be resisted tooth and nail by the people of the entire state.
In a statement issued here, the Leadership said that the case regarding article 35 A is again coming up for hearing in the supreme court on March 6 and 7. A high-level delegation of bar association lawyers has already reached Delhi who will be monitoring and defending it. The team will keep Leadership intimated and people will be likewise informed.
The Leadership said that in the past also many efforts were made and many ploys employed to damage the disputed status of Kashmir but people through their stiff resistance always foiled such designs and this time also, if any adverse move is made in this regard, people and leadership are fully ready to resist it.
Leadership also paid tributes to two slain militants Adfar Fayaz Parray and Irfan Ahmed Rather killed in an encounter with the government forces in Tral area of South Kashmir. The spokesman stated that it is very painful that youth pushed to the wall are taking to arms and losing a life. The Leadership strongly condemned forces action in Tral where live ammunition was used against the people resulting in the grave injuries to 25-year-old youth Farooq Ahmed and prayed for his speedy recovery.