Srinagar: While criticising the state government for arresting youth allegedly involved in issuing threats to the all-girls rock band Pragaash on social networking site facebook, Hurriyat (G) Chairman, Syed Ali Geelani today asked the valley youth to adopt decency and restrain from posting their comments on social media over non serious issues. H e asked the youth to confine their efforts and attention to highlight more important issues like human rights violations and related matters to freedom movement.
Geelani has strongly criticised the administration and termed arrests of face book users and recent opening of the cases against Nayeem Ahmad Khan and other pro freedom leaders as unwanted and said that establishment with the dint of force is creating terror and is indulged in violation of basic human rights.
Syed Ali Geelani said that suppressive measures in no way are the solution, instead they complicate already tense situation .
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