Mehbooba: Mehbooba’s soft approach towards misled Kashmiri youth prevails | India News
In an enormous reconciliatory gesture in the direction of misled youth in Kashmir, the Indian Military and the Mehbooba Mufti authorities have determined that they won’t lodge any prison case in opposition to the footballer who after per week of his becoming a member of Lashkar-e-Taiba terror group, returned on the request of his dad and mom. The Military additionally promised to assist footballer Majid Irshad Khan, 20, to pursue his ardour and construct a profession within the sport.
The comfortable method to take care of youth becoming a member of militant ranks is a significant shift from the militaristic coverage that the safety forces have been following to combat insurgency in Kashmir for the final one 12 months. The change is an indicator that CM Mufti has efficiently persuaded New Delhi to be extra delicate in the direction of agitated youth who’re choosing up weapons in Kashmir. Mufti had been persistently asking Jammu and Kashmir Police (JKP) and central forces to seize native Kashmiri militants alive reasonably than kill them in encounters.
On Friday, each GOC Victor Power Main Normal BS Raju and IGP Kashmir Muneer Khan mentioned Majid is not going to be tried for becoming a member of the fear outfit.
“Having facilitating his return, we wish to guarantee that we are going to press no fees in opposition to him and that he’ll be capable of get again to regular life very quickly. I additionally wish to guarantee that we are going to present him all of the alternatives to return to the mainstream to pursue his profession in addition to his sporting expertise,” the GOC mentioned. He additionally appealed to the households of different militants to induce their wards to return.
IGP Khan mentioned that surrendered native militants have been a part of the Kashmiri society and had a proper to dwell a dignified life. The militants who want to give up, is not going to face any form of harassment and they are going to be secured, he mentioned.
Nonetheless, it’s not clear how the safety forces will shield Majid whose life is now uncovered to the direct menace by Lashkar, which is understood for killing its renegades. Quickly after Majid’s return, Lashkar Kashmir chief Mehmood Shah issued a press release claiming his mom was “pressured by the safety businesses” to steer her son to stop Lashkar. The fear group mentioned they allowed Majid to return residence since he was “the one guarantor of his family.”
A police officer mentioned it will be difficult for Majid to guide a standard life as a result of “terrorists might perform any mischief in opposition to him after which maintain safety forces liable for it.” By the way, Lashkar in its assertion on Friday warned, “If Majid is martyred by police underneath the disguise of faux encounter, then the sons of the very cops will bear extreme penalties.”
Majid’s father Irshad Ahmad Khan instructed TOI on Saturday his son had not returned residence but. “I do not suppose there may be any hazard. We count on him to return any time now. His mom is eagerly ready for him,” Khan mentioned.