KARACHI, August 2: Chairman Pakistan Peoples Party Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has said that his Party fought the general elections in Azad Jammu & Kashmir for a greater cause of the people of Kashmir as silence of the Federal government of PML-N over atrocities in Held Kashmir was causing greater harm cause of the people of occupied valley. “We filliped the Kashmir issue through our electioneering and foiled the veiled attempts of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to make it a dormant international issue because of his friendship with Modi,” he said while talking to the Party candidates in AJK elections at Bilawal today.
PPP Chairman said that though it was not a normal election and we knew that all the available tactics under the sun will be adopted to hijack the elections but we decided to fight and to be on the right side of history and who fought bravely for the sacred cause of Kashmiris. “The way the pre-poll rigging, utilization of Kashmir Council funds and interference of Federal Ministers were carried out, we knew the results but I am proud that none of our colleagues left us and we are intact again,” he stated while addressing the PPP AJK Leaders.
One of the participants informed the meeting that even Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif was surprised to see the results and he admitted during gatherings that he was not expecting such huge results for his party.
PPP AJK leaders said that the PML-N government in AJK has started victimization and initiation of fabricated cases against the PPP leaders even before the induction of cabinet, which shows the ugly face of the new government in AJK.
Bilawal Bhutto Zardari said he was not disappointed by the results in AJK and expressed full confidence that PPP will win the general elections in Pakistan to be held in 2018.
President PPP Ladies wing MNA Faryal Talpur also present on the occasion. PPP AJK leaders who attended included former Prime Minister Chauhdry Abdul Majeed, Chaudhry Mohammad Yasin, Latif Akbar, Syed Bazil Ali Naqvi and others.
PPP AJK leaders meeting also passed three resolutions expressing full confidence in Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari and Co-Chairman Asif Ali Zardari and thanked MNA Faryal Talpur for her patronage.
The meeting also unanimously rejected the AJK Elections 2016.
The meeting condemned continued curfew in Held Kashmir since 24 days, atrocities on Kashmiris and use of pellet guns on innocent women and children by Indian Army demanding UNO to take notice of worst human rights violations and arrange plebiscite for Kashmiris.