Gupkar Declaration- Will Collectively Fight Any Aggression- Parties in Kashmir

August 04

The representatives of all the major pro establishment parties met at the  Gupkar Residence of Dr. Farooq Abdullah.

The meeting was called to deliberate upon the prevailing political situation triggered by massive deployment of security forces, advisories issued, abandonment of Amarnath Yatra midway, and forced removal of tourists from the Valley.

The meeting was presided over by Dr. Farooq Abdullah, was attended by, Ms. Mehbooba Mufti, members of JKPDP, JKPC, CPIM, JKNC,  PUF.

A declaration called “Gupkar Declaration” was passed unanimously by the pro establishment groups.

The declaration said that all the parties would be United in their resolve to be protect and defend identity, autonomy and special special status of the JK agains all attacks and onslaughts whatsoever.

The declaration also read that modifixation, abrogation of articles 35a, 370, unconstitutional delimitaion or trifurcation of the state would be an aggression against the people of Jammu Kashmir and Ladakh.

The Parties participating in the meeting resolved to seek audience with the President and Prime Minister of India and the leaders of other political parties to apprise them of the current situation and make an appeal to them to safeguard the legitimate interests of the people of state with regard constitutional guarantees given to the state the constitution of our country.

The representatives of the political parties resolved to remain together and stand united in their struggle for safeguarding identity autonomy and special status of the state.