BJP MLA’s statement illustrates his criminal mentality: Geelani
Srinagar, Jan 29: Reacting to recent statement of Indian army chief General Rawat’s explanation and BJP leader Ravinder Raina, wherein they have said “that Armed Forces Special Powers Act is applicable and army has its own court and police FIRs don’t have any relevance, Hurriyat (G) Chairman Syed Ali Geelani on Monday said that authorities in Delhi and BJP leadership are “following a fascist policy and India is speedily turning into a fascist state”. Geelani while referring to Raina said that “he is a man of Jan Sangh ideology and it illustrates his criminal mentality”. “Their statements expose their intentions and it testifies our claim that they are giving free license to their forces against innocent Kashmiri people and assuring full backing and impunity from any accountability for carrying genocide in state,” the elderly leader said. “India’s army and political leadership want to kill every soul in occupied Jammu and Kashmir,” the spokesman said. Reacting sharply, Hurriyat said that continuous silence maintained by world community encouraged these forces and added that all these cold-hearted devices and their callous approach won’t make us to budge nor we will surrender and despite all odds would pursue our mission of freedom. Referring to BJP leader’s statement, Hurriyat (G) said that they “stand exposed and it depicts their offensive and uncaring mentality”. Syed Ali Geelani expressed profound grief over the demise of Aga Syed Mohammad Afzal and extended his condolences with grieved family and said that late Aga was a man of virtue, a prominent religious cleric and belonged to a well-known religious dynasty.