ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi yesterday said that India’s brutalities and cruel steps in occupied Kashmir had exposed its so called secular face. Expressing concerns over deteriorating situation in the held Kashmir, FM Qureshi said that Kashmiris are living in an atmosphere of fear and uncertainty. He maintained that the occupied Indian forces were committing grave human rights violations in the held valley. The foreign minister said that human rights organizations across the world were criticizing India for usurping the rights of minorities and atrocities in occupied Kashmir.
Earlier on May 13, Pakistan had condemned Indian brutalities in occupied Kashmir and said that New Delhi will never succeed in suppressing the Kashmiris’ resolve to realize their inalienable right to self-determination.
In a statement, the Foreign Office spokesperson Aisha Farooqui had said that at a time when the world is grappling with Covid-19 pandemic, India was busy further brutalising the Kashmiri people in the held valley.