Journalistsâ€™ role for highlighting Kashmir issue lauded
AJK Minister for Finance and Planning says India is committing gross human rights violations.
AJK Minister for Finance and Planning Chaudhry Latif Akbar has urged the journalist community to play their pivotal role in highlight the longstanding Kashmir issue in its historic perspective at national and international level.
He was addressing a reception hosted in the honor of visiting journalists of occupied Kashmir in Muzaffarabad.
He lauded the role of journalists of Indian Occupied Kashmir for raising their strong voice against the Indian brutalities in difficult situations.
He said that India is committing gross human rights violations in held valley and trying to suppress the indigenous Kashmir movement but the time has come when India will have to give Kashmiris their international recognized right to self-determination.
He suggested that a platform should be provided to the journalists of both sides of the divided state so that they can play their role to minimize the escalating tension between the India and Pakistan.