Srinagar, Jan 16, CNS: Denouncing the slapping of sedition charges on Kanihya Kumar and other students including a couple of Kashmiri students in connection with Jawaharlal Nehru University students’ union (JNUSU) incident, Jammu Kashmir Anjuman Sharie Shian leader Aga Syed Muntazir Mehdi Wednesday said that it is a travesty of justice that speak volumes about the redundant draconian law.
In a statement Mehdi said,such political motivated and digression ruse in the name of national interest won’t silent student activism and right to dissent .
Mehdi called early withdrawal of charges against Kanhaiya Kumar, Umar Khalid, Anirban Bhattacharya, Aqeeb Hussain, Mujeeb Hussain, Muneeb Hussain,Umair Gul, Rayees Rasool, Khalid Bashir, Basharat Ali.
He also condemned the arrest of an intrepid Journalist Marzieh Hashemi of Iran’s Press TV by United States authorities and described USA an criminal Pariah nation gripped in “We Hate Iran Psychosis”.
He urged upon world body to take cognizance of the human rights violations perpetuated by US on Iranian citizens.