Ongoing bloodshed in Kashmir worrisome: Hakeem Yaseen

Srinagar, Nov 20: Terming ongoing bloodshed in Kashmir most worrisome and darkest phase in the history of J&K , Chairman PDF and MLA Khansahib , Hakeem Yaseen urged for united efforts by one and all to end loss of precious human lives due to violence in the restive state.
In a statement issued Thursday, Hakeem Yaseen while expressing his concern over day to day killings of youth, in one form or the other , has said that Kashmir is loosing creamy layer of its young generation which shall have disastrous implications on the overall future of the state.
“The situation is very grim and worrisome on the ground,” Hakeem Yaseen said while calling upon all the stake holders to rise to the occasion to stop ongoing bloodshed and mayhem in the state.
He said India and Pakistan should, for the sake of humanity, sit together to resolve their outstanding issues including Kashmir problem, which is the main bone of contention between the two nieghbouring countries.
He said people of the state have become first causality of animosity between India and Pakistan , who are facing death and destruction since 1947. He called upon all the stakeholders to rise above political and party affiliations and work for resumption of dialogue and reconciliation to bring peace in the region.
He said Kashmir issue has become a nuclear flash point in the region as both India and Pakistan are fully loaded with destructive nuclear weapons. “The world bodies are apprehensive that a miniscule misunderstanding between India and Pakistan could trigger into a devastating nuclear war anytime, if the flames of existing animosity and hatred between the two nieghbouring countries are not doused through the process of reconciliation, Hakeem Yaseen maintained.
Whiling strongly advocating for better friendly relations between India and Pakistan, Hakeem Yaseen said it would be in the larger interests of the people on both sides as millions of rupees spend on war fare and military could be utilised for the development and welfare of the people in respective countries.
Hakeem Yaseen said that if India can talk to Taliban, why not with the separatist leadership in the state. He said India and Pakistan should shun their arrogance and ego to resume talks unconditionally with the local stakeholders of Kashmir dispute so devise a practicable road for dispute resolution. He said world history was testimony that military might has never helped to resolve disputes anywhere adding that enough is enough bloodshed in the state should end now.