AJK cabinet rejects indian claim of surgical strikes on LoC


MIRPUR (AJK), Oct 6 (APP): The cabinet of Azad Jammu and
Kashmir on Thursday categorically rejected the Indian claims of carrying out “surgical strikes” at AJK side on the Line of Control (LoC).

The AJK cabinet also strongly condemned the continued Indian brutalities in Occupied Kashmir and aggression on LoC.
The Cabinet met at the PM Secretariat in the Capital city with
Prime Minister Raja Farooq Haider Khan in the chair.

Through various unanimously resolutions passed by Cabinet,
stated the Indian Occupation forces had resorted to unprovoked firing on the LoC is complete violation of India’s commitments and international law.

The Cabinet paid rich tributes to the courage and braveness of Pakistan Army, praised the brave and valiant Jawans of the armed forces of Pakistan for their befitting response to the Indian aggression.

In another resolution, Cabinet said that Indian leaders never
accepted the creation of Pakistan and soon after its independence Indian forces occupied Kashmir, where Muslims are in majority and now defying the UN resolutions, instead of giving right of self  determination to Kashmiris, India is resorting to terrorism against Pakistan, the world community should take notice of India’s belligerency.

The Cabinet said it believed that India’s recent attack was on
the integrity and sovereignty of Pakistan, therefore, the cabinet strongly condemns this barbarism.

An other resolution states India’s aggression aims at distracting attention from its atrocities in Indian held Kashmir.

The Cabinet said that the Indian aggression poses a serious
threat to the regional peace and security, the leadership and people of Pakistan are united in their resolve to counter any aggressive Indian designs.

The resolution also paid tributes to soldiers who have lost
their lives in incidents along the LoC while extending support to the armed forces.

Cabinet reiterated resolve of the AJK government to defend the motherland at all costs.

Cabinet said India is creating artificial tension in its
attempt to divert attention of the world from its atrocities against Kashmiris.

It said Pakistan’s defense is in strong hands and the country
would continue to raise voice for rights of Kashmiris.

Cabinet members jointly offered Fateha for departed souls of Pakistan Army’s martyrs also.

The Cabinet appreciated the PM Nawaz Sharif for holding all
parties conference in Islamabad in which all political leadership was on page against Indian atrocities in occupied State and expressed solidarity with people of occupied Kashmir.

The Cabinet hailed PM Nawaz Sharif’s speech at UN and said
Nawaz Sharif proved to be a “true spokesperson of the oppressed Kashmiris” by highlighting their plight before the world community.

The Cabinet appreciated the Army Chief General Raheel’s
courageous statement on Uri attack in which General Raheel said that Pakistan’s armed forces had the capacity to counter all threat and supported freedom struggle of Kashmiris against Indian forces.

The cabinet expressed full confidence in PM Raja Farooq
Haider’s leadership and assured that cabinet will continue backing him for highlighting Kashmir issue, ensuring good governance and development of liberated area.

Earlier ,while addressing the Cabinet meeting the Prime
Minister said that his government would continue to make efforts for betterment of common people and resolve their problems immediately.

He said India can’t suppress Kashmiris with gun, we will
continue our struggle for right to self determination accordance with UN resolutions.

Meanwhile the cabinet also approved the “Enforcement of AJ&K Public Procurement Regularity Authority Ordinance 2016” and University of Kotli Azad Jammu and Kashmir amended ordinance 2016.

The cabinet cancelled the allotment of Staff Colony Mirpur.
The Cabinet, for provision of better facilities in private and
public transport directed to formulate recommendations.

The Cabinet also reviewed the law and order situation in AJK
and expressed satisfaction on it.