Eschew Violence, Mufti Tells Youth
21 January 2005
Jammu: The Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister, Mufti Mohammad Sayeed, once again appealed to the youth to give up violence. Felicitating the people on the occasion of Eid-ul-Azha, he said: 'I extend my greetings to you on the propitious occasion of Eid-ul-Azha and hope that the day would be a harbinger of lasting peace and prosperity in Jammu and Kashmir. Eid-ul-Azha provides a real occasion to those who have chosen the gun as the means to address problems to eschew violence and let people realise their dream of a peaceful and prosperous Jammu and Kashmir.'