‘NIA’s summon to Mirwaiz emblematic of GOI’s repeated assault on our religion’



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Former chief minister of Jammu and Kashmir, Mehboooba Mufti said that the summon to separatist leader, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, by NIA is “repeated assault on our religious identity,” and added that “J-K is a sacrificial lamb exploited to divert attention from real issues.”

Taking to Twitter, Ms. Mufti said, “Mirwaiz Farooq isn’t any ordinary separatist leader. He is religious & spiritual head to Kash muslims. NIA summons to him are emblematic of GOIs repeated assaults on our religious identity. J&K is the proverbial sacrificial lamb exploited to divert attention from real issues.”

Notably, Mr. Farooq was summoned by National Investigative Agency to New Delhi in funding case.


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