KC-EU’s Chair condemns killing of a child by Indian troops in IHK
Brussels: Chairman Kashmir Council Europe (KC-EU) Ali Raza Syed has strongly condemned brutal killing of a kid by Indian security forces in Bijbehera area of Islamabad district of occupied Kashmir.
It is important to mention that an 8-year-old child, Nihaan Butt, was martyred when Indian troops resorted to indiscriminate firing after death of an India solider near Padshahi Bagh in Bijbehara area of Islamabad district on Friday.
In a statement in Brussels, Ali Raza Syed said, according to the international laws, children, women and old people are protected in any war but India does not care of international rules for human rights special rules for the protection of the minors.
“Killing of the Kashmiri minor in Bijbehera area of occupied Kashmir is the worst form of state terrorism,” he said.
Chair of KC-EU further said, India is using all kind of brutal acts in order to press the people of Jammu and Kashmir who are struggling for their rights to self determination for above seven decades.
Ali Raza Syed said, Indian forces were also involved in crimes against humanity including committing extra judicial murders of the Kashmiris under the draconian laws implemented in the occupied Jammu and Kashmir and now it is doing such practice under garb of Coronavirus in region.
“Kashmir issue is concerning fate of people of Jammu and Kashmir but India wants to oppress their right to self determination promised by New Delhi itself,” he emphasized.
He said, occupied Jammu and Kashmir is a largest garrison of the world where more than 800,000 Indian troops are deployed to subjugate the people of this disputed region.
International bodies including UN should stop genocide of the people of Jammu and Kashmir and demilitarize all of the regions of Kashmir, Ali Raza Syed urged.
He also called the international community to play its role for a peaceful resolution of Kashmir issue.