SRINAGAR: The All Parties Hurriyat Conference has said it is not against dialogue but result-oriented talks are not possible in the present situation.
The leaders during the APHC executive body meeting in Srinagar held detailed deliberations on the ongoing political situation, freedom movement and various organizational matters. It said APHC has always been seeking meaningful talks for the resolution of the Kashmir dispute.
The executive members observed that practicable and workable situation was imperative in resolving the Kashmir issue; however, “India is morally duty-bound to create conducive situation for this purpose.”
They said, “There is no let-up in suppression and oppression, unabated arrests of youth and leadership, prolonging detention on one pretext or the other, character assassination through media channels and the Indian National Investigation Agency.”
In his presidential speech, Syed Ali Geelani said, “We are not averse to negotiations, however we believe and we are of this firm option that only tripartite talks can prove conclusive and result oriented.”
Stressing that peace, stability and development of entire South Asia is connected with the resolution of Kashmir dispute, he said for the peace and development of the region, 15 million people of Kashmir have to decide their future political destination.
During the meeting, the Hurriyat Executive Council members condemned the arrest of Hurriyat chief spokesman, Ghulam Ahmad Gulzar and said the worst kinds of oppression won’t break resolve of Kashmiri people.
The meeting was attended by executive member of Muslim League, Muslim Democratic League, Khawateen Markaz, Peirwan-e-Walayat, Kashmir Freedom Movement, Tehreek-e-Wahdat-e-Islami, Employees Movement, People’s League, Tehreek-e-Hurriyat, Anjuman Sharie Shiyan, Democratic Political Movement, Muslim Conference, People’s Movement, Khawateen Kashmir, People’s League, Kashmir Freedom Movement, Tehreek-e-Mazahmat, Islamic Political Party and Kashmir Freedom Front.