Kashmir Conference discusses the implications on the China Pakistan Economic Corridor on the lives of the people living in the former Princely State of Jammu and Kashmir….writes Irfan Tahir
The conference was held in Birmingham was organised by the JK International People’s Alliance which seeks to protect the interests of the people of Jammu and Kashmir.
3. Request the relevant authorities to formulate policies that will empower people of Gilgit Baltistan, develop their educational, professional, and technical skills; and build infrastructure in such a way that people of Baltistan and Azad Kashmir could also benefit from the CPEC;
5. Emphasis that State Subject Ordinance gives identity to all citizens of former Princely State of Jammu and Kashmir. It is regrettable that Pakistan has over the years violated this law in Gilgit Baltistan which has created serious social, economic and political problems because of migration of Pakistanis in to the region. We urge the government of Pakistan to respect State Subject laws and ensure that all non – local people settled here are repatriated;
7. Demand that treason charges against political prisoners must be dropped and all such prisoners, including Baba Jan must be released without any delay.