Hyderabad: SCs, STs, and Muslim front organized Dharna programme on Tuesday at Dharna Chowk near Indira Park.
Justice Chandra Kumar, Retired judge of Telangana High Court, former CPI MP of Rajya Sabha, Syed Aziz Pasha Congress leader, Uzma Shakir, Khalid Parveen and others participated in Dharna programme. Sanaullah Khan presided over the programme.
Addressing the gathering, Justice Chandra Kumar told that the step taken by the central govt. is illegal adding that he said, “So long as constituent assembly does not become functional,” Article 370 can be suspended.
He also told that Governor of the state is appointed by the central government, and hence he functions as its agent, therefore the action taken by the Governor should be treated as illegal since it is illegal and unconstitutional also.
He extended full support to Kashmiris and told that the BJP Govt. has not made any development, hence it is using tactics.
Mr. Aziz Pasha told that the country is forming a serious economic crisis, Central Govt. took this step to divert the attention of the public for his presidential remarks.
Mr. Sanaullah Khan expressed solidarity with the Kashmiris and said that the front will intensify the agitation.
The programme conducted by Afzal Mohammed in association with Socialist Party Telangana, Lubna Sarwath, the protest ended with raising slogans of Save Democracy in Kashmir, We stand with Kashmir.