India perpetrating massive HR abuses in IIOJK: FM

Islamabad, February 10 (KMS): Foreign Minister, Shah Mahmood Qureshi, has said that India is committing massive human rights violations in Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, where innocent civilians are facing oppression of Hindutva mindset.

Speaking at an Arts Exhibition held in Islamabad to pay tributes to Kashmiris’ just struggle for their right-to-self determination, Shah Mahmood Qureshi said India of Gandhi and Nehru is being overtaken by the Hindutva mindset, which is dangerous for regional tranquility and harmony.

The Foreign Minister expressed the belief that the Kashmiris’ struggle for achieving their right to Self Determination will succeed.

Talking about recent incident of harassment of a Muslim girl in Indian state of Karnataka, Shah Mahmood Qureshi said minorities, especially Muslims, are facing worst kind of discrimination in India. He said humanity is suffering under Hindutva mindset and the world community should take notice of Karnataka-like incidents.

Later talking to media, the Foreign Minister while answering a question regarding relations with India said Pakistan wants peace in the region. He said issues can be resolved through dialogue.