Complete shutdown to be observed in poll-bound areas in IOK, today
Call for shutdown has been given by Joint Resistance Leadership against sham Punchayat elections.
Sham panchayat elections are going to be held in Trehgam, Qadirabad, Qaziabad, Naidkhai, Rafiabad, Pattan, Sukhnag, Parnewa, Shadimarg, Kapran, Hermain, Pombay, Larnoo, Breng, Sagam areas of the territory, today.
The JRL, in a statement issued in Srinagar, asked people to demonstrate their total rejection and disregard of this futile exercise by staying away and boycotting it completely.
Meanwhile, the Chairman of All Parties Hurriyat Conference, Syed Ali Gilani while reiterating the Kashmiris’ resolve to continue the struggle for right to self-determination has said that no power on earth can deter them from pursuing their cherished goal of freedom from India.