Hurriyat Conference chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq has welcomed Prashan Bushan's statement regarding demilitarization and holding referendum in Kashmir.
BHUSHAN IS an important member of Anna Hazari led civil society. While leaving for Saudi Arabia from the United States, Mirwaiz in a statement said that Bushan had been realistic while calling for troop withdrawal in Kashmir. Mirwaiz, who has been invited by OIC to Saudi Arabia for Umrah, met Palestinian president Mehmood Abas in the US and hailed his initiatives for seeking an independent Palestinian state.
Mirwaiz hoped that Kashmir also would soon get independence. During his stay in Saudi, Mirwaiz will perform Umrah.