Islamabad, Nov 07 (TNS): President Arif Alvi has urged the international community to take urgent steps to address the unacceptable situation in occupied Kashmir where India is blatantly violating the human rights through illegal clampdown.
He was talking to the eighteen member delegation of ASEAN parliamentarians led by President of Malaysian Consultative Council of Islamic Organization Mohammad Azmi Hamid, in Islamabad on Thursday.
The President said Pakistan has consistently raised the issue of increased human rights violations in occupied Kashmir at all the international fora.
President of Malaysian Consultative Council of Islamic Organization Mohammad Azmi Hamid termed the Indian actions of August 5 and November 2 highly condemnable and assured that ASEAN countries are fully supportive of highlighting Indian human rights violations before the world.
He said various plans of action had been devised under which media from the ASEAN countries will visit to assess the human rights situation in occupied Kashmir.
The ASEAN parliamentarians also condemned the Indian oppression against Kashmiris.