SRINAGAR: Hurriyat (M) Friday expressed surprise over the former RAW chief AS Dulats assumption that Mirwaiz could have joined mainstream politics.
APHCs (M) engagement with both India and Pakistan was only aimed at resolution of the Kashmir dispute and not for any electoral ambitions, an amalgam said in a statement Friday evening.
The statement said the Hurriyat engaged in several rounds of talks with the political leadership of India and Pakistan on the issue and is still stuck to its stand that “the issue can be resolved either by implementing the UN resolutions or holding a meaningful dialogue involving all parties concerned”.
Dulat had said Mirwaiz Umer Farooq was one such leader who could be roped into the mainstream. “But he is a scared person and fears for his life,” he said.
Salahudins son secured MBBS seat on merit
Meanwhile militant outfit Hizbul Mujhadeen has refuted the allegations and claims made by former RAW chief that UJC chief Syed Sallahuddin contacted IB to adjust his son in medical college.
Spokesperson Salim Hashmi in a statement said that Dulats revelations are based on lies and there is not an iota of truth in them.
Salahuddins son secured medical seat on merit basis. Salahuddin is not in touch with any government or private agency and neither he is linked with any intelligence setup. This is a white lie and the accusations have been made to create doubts among people with regard to ongoing freedom movement. People know everything and they do know Indian agencies can go to any extent to weaken and defame the ongoing Kashmir Freedom Struggle, the statement reads.
Pertinently, former Indian premier intelligence agency chief A.S.Dulat in his book has recalled how on one occasion Syed Salahuddin, head of the HizbulMujahideen, contacted the IB head in Kashmir, K M Singh, to help his son get into medical school and how Singh approached Farooq Abdullah who did the needful. Dulat said its not unusual for IB and R & AW to do such favours for militants and terrorists. He said it often happens. Sometimes its a way of maintaining contacts. (CNS)
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