Senator Sirajul Haq, leader of Jamaat-e-Islami, said on Sunday that no power on earth can divide Pakistanis from Kashmir and without the valley the country is incomplete.
Addressing the Kashmir march in Islamabad, the JI leader labelled Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi as a “killer of Muslims” and said that at least 18,000 men have been arrested in Indian-controlled Kashmir since August 5.
The people of Indian-controlled Kashmir have been suspended of medical facilities and the Indian forces have blinded thousands of youngsters with pallet guns, Haq told his supporters.
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The JI leader said that India did not suddenly revoke the status of Indian-controlled Kashmir but that it was part of the BJP’s manifesto.
On August 5, New Delhi ended the special status of Indian-controlled Kashmir. Since then, an unannounced curfew has been spread in the valley.
Thousands of people, including prominent politicians and human rights activists, have been detained for challenging the BJP’s move to end Kashmir’s autonomy.