Dr. Ayub Takhar denies funding Hizbul Mujahideen
24 June 2003
News Network International
ISLAMABAD: Head of World Kashmir Freedom Movement and exiled leader Dr. Ayub Takhar has said that the Indian Deputy Prime Minister L.K. Advani's claim of funding Hizbul Mujahideen is the result of his unconsciousness. In an interview with from London Tuesday, he said that unarmed civilians have been a source of tension for the eight lac Indian troops and Indian is taking advantage of the freedom struggle and dubbing it as a terrorist movement. He was reacting to the Indian Deputy Prime Minister's remarks that he (Ayub Takhar) will be extradited by the British Government. Dr. Ayub Takhar denied the Indian Deputy prime Minister's accusations of fund the Hizbul Mujahideen and said that such false allegations will not weaken the freedom struggle indigenously waged by the civilian people under the United Nations resolutions. He said that Indian had repeatedly promised at the United Nations of giving the right of franchise to the Kashmiri people. He said that India is trying to divert the Kashmiri people from their original principled stand. He said the right of self determination to the Kashmiri people is based on reality which could not be stopped and it will continue till the achievement of independence from the Indian shackles. He said the sacrifices of ninety thousand people would not prove wastage. He said that Kashmiri people would go to the International Court of Justice against the Indian state sponsored killed and would nominate L.K. Advani as the main culprit.