In a statement issued today, Mufti said it was strange that while leaders from all political parties were keen to be seen talking to leaders like Syed Ali Geelani and Moulvi Umar Farooq in
Calling upon the government of
He said the government actions and pronouncements on
Mufti said it was disturbing to see the problem once again being squeezed into security and terror frame. The exclusive dependence on security related intelligence had always come in the way of a political approach but it seems the government is willingly walking into same alleys that had led us nowhere in the past. He said while it could be true that youth may be tempted to take up arms again out of frustration but this fact could not be torn out of its context without the risk of upsetting the huge peace constituency in the state.
Mufti said in his opinion