Govt to take step to resolve Kashmir issue: Majeed
March 21, 2013
ISLAMABAD (Online): Prime Minister Azad Jammu and Kashmir Chaudhry Abdul Majeed has said that his government will take every possible step to resolve the Kashmir problem in accordance with the UN resolutions. Talking to the Chief of All Parties Coordination Committee and Amir of Jamaat-e-Islami Azad Jammu and Kashmir, namely Abdur Rasheed Turabi, Prime Minister Abdul Majeed said that India should accept that Kashmir is a disputed territory and the Kashmiris should be given the right for plebiscite. He noted that the blood of Maqbool Butt Shaheed and Afzal Goru Shaheed would not go in vain. He furthered that the assemblies of Azad Kashmir and Indian Occupied Kashmir have passed resolutions for letting Kashmiris decide their future on their own.
He observed that at first, the National Assembly of Pakistan passed the resolution and now the assembly of Gilgit-Baltistan is going to follow suit. He added that the Gilgit-Baltistan is an integral part of the State of Jammu and Kashmir. He stated that Pakistan is the centre of the wishes of the Kashmiris, and there could be no compromise on the independence of the State of Jammu and Kashmir. Prime Minister AJK, Abdul Majeed mentioned that the visit of President Morsi of Pakistan and India could be helpful for the movement of independence of Kashmir