ISLAMABAD: Minister for Information and Broadcasting Shibli Faraz has said the prolonged detention of Asiya Andrabi, a female leader of the Kashmiris struggle for self-determination, is a matter of grave concern.
In a tweet, he said the imprisonment of a weak and sick Muslim woman on the basis of political ideology is a reflection of the imperialist mentality of the Indian state.
He demanded to release her immediately.
In occupied Kashmir, Chairperson of Kashmir Tehreek-e-Khawteen, Zamruda Habib has said that women are the worst victims of torture and other human rights in Kashmir.
In a statement, she expressed concern over the Shifting of Dukhtaran-e-Millat chief, Aasiya Andrabi, and her two female colleagues to the ‘punishment ward’ by the authorities of Tihar jail.
She said all illegal, illegitimate and immoral measures of India cannot stop the Kashmiri people from demanding their legitimate rights.