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SHRC issues notice to Commissioner Secretary Home, others over harassment of Kashmiri students outside Kashmir

Published by Kashmir News Trust on February 19, 2019, 4:41 pm

Kashmir News Trust Web Desk

 

Srinagar: State Human Rights Commission on Tuesday issued a notice to commissioner secretary Home.

Chief secretary DGP police JK  Divisional commissioner KMR to submit the detailed compliance report before the commission regarding the safety of students and people of Kashmir outside the state.

The notice was issued by SHRC chairperson Rtd justice Bilal Nazki.

The notice came over the complaint by International Forum for Justice Human Right J&K through its chairman Mohammad Ahsan Untoo.

The petitioner has pleaded that Kashmiri students namely Faisal Ahmad Parray, Zahid Afzal Wani, Naeem Ahmad Hajam, Mohsin Rather of Bandipora were beaten by the goons.

The petitioner has pleaded that the direction be passed as to what steps has been taken for stopping such incidents in future and what actions have been taken by the respondents till date against such incidents and if any formal FIR has been lodged against the culprits who in day and day out are harassing the Kashmiri students in the name of nationalism.

“That all the parents whose kiths and kins are studying outside the state of J&K are in the dilemma and shock and are now reconsidering their decision to send their wards outside the state for the educational purposes and training purposes,” petition reads,

It also reads: "This is a well-organised conspiracy hatched by the communal forces to restrain the Kashmiri students from obtaining education or other skill development schemes as to put them to the stone ages.”