Syed Aasiya Andrabi: She raided cyber cafes, but now uses Twitter freely | India News
Syed Aasiya Andrabi
+ stays a blind-spot, with not many individuals together with J&Ok cops who can declare to have seen her. Within the final 30 years, having earned the doubtful distinction of being the lone lady militant chief, Andrabi has been recognized solely by her non secular vigilantism and assist of Pakistan and terror teams working in Kashmir.
55-year-old Andrabi, was a member of Jamat-e-Islami’s girls’s wing earlier than she based the group DeM (Daughters of Nation), in 1985, which champions the agenda of Kashmir’s secession from India and merger with Pakistan. Andrabi turned a family identify in Kashmir when she took upon herself to implement the Islamic gown codes and diktats issued by terror teams for Muslim girls within the Valley in 1990-91. “She and her armed band of followers clad in burqas, used to raid cyber cafes, eating places, magnificence salons and different public locations to threaten girls who didn’t comply and put on burqa. The marketing campaign for burqa led to different terror teams throwing acid and taking pictures at girls carrying denims in Kashmir,” Arshia, a blogger advised TOI.
A house sciences graduate from Authorities Ladies’s Faculty, Srinagar, Andrabi, married one of many prime Hizbul Mujahideen commanders and an Islamic research scholar, Dr. Qasim Faktoo in 1990. The couple was arrested in 1993 for Faktoo’s involvement within the homicide of a well known human rights activist HN Wanchoo. Faktoo is serving life imprisonment whereas Andrabi has been out and in of the jail for a number of offences like hoisting Pakistani flags in Kashmir and disruption of public order.
In 2016, after Hizbul commander Burhan Wani was killed by safety forces in an encounter in Kashmir, Andrabi telephonically addressed a Jamat-ud-Dawa (JuD) (dad or mum group of banned terror group Lashkar-e-Taiba) rally in Pakistan. The mastermind of the Mumbai 26/11 terror assaults and JuD chief Hafiz Mohammad Saeed expressed solidarity along with her in his rally on Pakistan’s Independence Day.
Apparently, Aasiya Andrabi has been freely utilizing Twitter to run her social media marketing campaign in opposition to India and in favour of terror teams based mostly in Pakistan. A Srinagar-based police officer who didn’t wish to be named stated, “Andrabi has been a significant power of spiritual and political radicalization in Kashmir. She has been a model ambassador of Lashkar-e-Taiba and Hizbul Mujahideen. Don’t know why she was permitted to make use of Twitter freely.”
Although Andrabi urges Kashmiri youth to affix terror teams, her two sons have been insulated from their mother and father’ political and prison background. Her elder son Mohammad Bin Qasim has a Bachelors in Info Know-how from Malaysia Worldwide College and is pursuing increased research in Australia. Qasim, who comes throughout as a reasonable, even went on to defend actress Zaira Waseem who was being trolled by non secular extremists on Fb. Nonetheless, he later deleted the publish after he drew flak from his mom’s followers.