JKLF Defies Curbs for Poll Boycott


Srinagar: Defying restrictions, Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) leaders and activists continued with their election boycott campaign in various parts of south and central Kashmir.

A JKLF spokesman said that party zonal president Noor Muhammad Kalwal, senior vice president Muhammad Yasin Butt and senior leader Zahoor Ahmad Butt continued with their campaign in a peaceful manner in south Kashmir and these leaders along with JKLF district president Muhammad Ishaaq Ganie and district president Pulwama Javed Ahmad Butt and others held boycott program at Sutkipora, Hoogam and Kanalwan in Bijbehara.


The statement adds that the leaders also visited various parts of Islamabad town and addressed various gatherings, held a door to door campaign and asked people to stay away from the elections. Some of the places visited included Langan Bal, Frisal, Chanxer in Kulgam.

Similarly, JKLF chief organizer Siraj ud din Mir along with district president Gulzar Ahmad Pahalwan, M. Ramzan Sofi, Meraj ud din, Molvi Rashid, Bilal Dar, Nazir Ahmad Hajam, Muhammad Akram Khan, Abdul Majeed Hakim and Muhammad Maqbool continued their efforts in tehsil Beeru, tehsil Chadoora and Khan Sahib Budgam, Lasjan, Nasarullahpora and Doniwar.

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