IOK: (Gilani concerned over plight of Kashmiri detainees)

ISLAMABAD: In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of All Parties Hurriyat Conference, Syed Ali Gilani, has expressed deep anguish and concern over the miserable plight of illegally detained Kashmiris lodged in different jails.

In a statement issued in Srinagar, he said that the inmates were being ill-treated and subjected to mental and physical torture in jails. He said that the detainees in Udhampur Jail of Jammu were deprived of medical treatment.

The APHC Chairman said that all Kashmiri detainees were the prisoners of conscience and hailed their sacrifices.

Syed Ali Gilani urged the world human rights organizations to take cognizance of the plight of Kashmiri detainees and play role in their immediate release.