Int’l parliamentary meet held in Islamabad on Kashmir

Islamabad, July 14 (KMS): Jammu and Kashmir Self Determination Movement International and Youth Parliament of Pakistan organised an International Parliamentary Conference at Riphah Institute of Public Policy Islamabad in connection with Kashmir Martyrs’ Day.

Parliamentarians as well as human right activists from Britain, Pakistan and Kashmir attended the function. The speakers on the occasion lauded the sacrifices of the July 13, 1931 martyrs for the Kashmir’s freedom.

Among those who attended the seminar include: Syed Fakhar Imam, Federal Minister for Food Security and Research, Jeremy Corbyn, MP former Leader of the Labour Party UK, Moazzam Ahmad Khan, Pakistani High Commissioner in UK, Debbie Abrahams, MP Chairperson APPG on Kashmir in the British Parliament, Andrew Gwynne MP Chairman Labour Friends of Kashmir, Paul Bristow MP Co Chairman Conservative Friends of Kashmir UK, Lord Nazir Ahmed, Lord Wajid Khan, Shadow Minister Barrister Yasmin Qureshi MP Chairperson APPG on Pakistan in the British Parliament, Shadow Defence Minister Khalid Mahmood MP, Afzal Khan MP Shadow Deputy Leader of the House of Commons, Shadow Minister Naz Shah MP, Mohammad Yasin MP, Senator Mushahid Hussain Syed, Chairman Defence Committee of the Pakistani Senate, Senator Dr Zarqa Tehmoor Suhrwardy, Shandana Gulzar Khan, MNA Chairperson Commonwealth women’s Parliamentary Group, Uzma Riaz Jadoon MNA General Secretary young Parliamentarians Forum of Pakistani Parliament, Noreen Farooq Ibrahim, MNA Convenor Sports and Culture Kashmir Committee of the Pakistani Parliament, Naaz Baloch MNA, Director General Kashmir Liberation Cell Fida Hussain Kiani, Ubaid Ur Rehman Qureshi, President Youth Parliament of Pakistan, Cllr Yasmine Dar Chairperson JKSDMIUK, Zeshan Arif Chairman Youth Wing JKSDMIUK, Dr Shagufta Abbasi, Maryam Adrees and Kanwal Hayat Kashmiri Human Right Activists and students of the Institute.

Conference was presided over by Syed Faiz Naqashbandi, APHC-AJK chapter and moderated by Raja Najabat Hussain, Chairman JKSDMI.