Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD) chief Hafiz Saeed scoopwhoop
Reports in Pakistan media suggest that the 26/11 mastermind Saeed has asked this to Army chief General Raheel Sharif.
Pakistan Army chief General Raheel Sharif tribune
His views come amid the ongoing unrest in the Kashmir valley for more than a month. The clashes between huge mobs and security forces have become a daily affair in the Valley since July 8 when Hizbul Mujahideen commander Burhan Wani was killed. The clashes and protests have left 65 people getting killed and at least 5,000 injured, many of them security personnel.
“Have you seen the pictures of procession when lakhs of Kashmiris came to the streets? Did you see a man who was being carried on shoulders by the crowd? Do you know the man who was leading the procession? He is an ‘ameer’ of Laskar-e-Taiba (LeT),” Hafiz Saeed had reportedly said.
Warning India, he had also said that it could either accept separatist Hurriyat leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani’s four-point formula on Kashmir and withdraw security forces from the Valley, or face the decision in battlefield.
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In her Independence Day speech on August 15, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti appealed for peace in the Valley and reiterated that “dialogue and not guns can help the people of Kashmir.”