Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) comprising of Hurriyat (g) chairman Syed Ali Shah Geelani, Hurriyat (m) chairman Mirwaiz Muhammad Umar Farooq and Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) has called for a valley-wide protest shutdown on Tuesday April 23, 2019, against the ill-treatment meted out to the ailing and incarcerated JKLF chairman Muhammad Yasin Malik in Delhi.
The spokesman said that the shutdown is also against the ongoing aggression against Kashmiri resistance leaders, activists, senior businessmen, trade union leaders, kith and kins of resistance leaders and other people from different walks of like.
The spokesman added that NIA’s “highhandedness” has in fact forced senior resistance leader Muhammad Yasin Malik to go on hunger strike and today his hunger strike has entered into the 12th day. The life of ailing Yasin Malik who is admitted at RML Hospital Delhi is in danger and rulers and their agencies are busy in playing with his life callously.
JRL while appealing common masses of Kashmir to observe a complete shut down on Tuesday, April 23, 2019. The spokesman said it is our collective responsibility to express solidarity with him and with all those who have and are facing the wrath.