Pakistan to continue moral, political and diplomatic support to Kashmiris: Marriyum 

Islamabad, June 27, 2022 (PPI-OT):Minister for Information and Broadcasting Marriyum Aurangzeb says government will continue to provide moral, political and diplomatic support to people of Kashmir in lines with the vision of Nawaz Sharif. She was talking to Senior Hurriyat leader and President of Jammu and Kashmir Salvation Movement Altaf Ahmed Bhatt, who called on her in Islamabad on Sunday. She said Kashmiris are fighting for their birth right of self-determination, which has been recognized by the United Nations.

The Information Minister also underlined the need of implementing UN resolutions on Kashmir and giving Kashmiris their inalienable right to self-determination. She said both Nawaz Sharif and Shehbaz Sharif are deeply attached with the Kashmir cause.

Marriyum Aurangzeb said Kashmir is a disputed territory whose future remains to be decided, and this issue can only be resolved by allowing the Kashmiri people to decide their future through a referendum. The Minister said the present government will express solidarity with people of Kashmir on August 5 against Indian’s illegal move. She further said Pakistan’s embassies located around the world are being instructed to expose Indian illegal action of 5th August.

On the occasion, Altaf Ahmed Bhatt congratulated Maryam Aurangzeb on assuming the portfolio of Information Minster. . The two leaders discussed different aspects of Kashmir Independence movement and prevailing situation in Indian Illegally Occupied Jammu and Kashmir.

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Ministry of Information and Broadcasting
Government of Pakistan
4th Floor, Cabinet Block, Pak. Secretariat, Islamabad, Pakistan
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