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CPI(M) welcomes unilateral ceasefire in Kashmir

Press Trust of India  |  Jammu 

Welcoming the Centre's decision to announce a unilateral ceasefire in during Ramzan, CPI(M) MLA hoped that it would help initiate a meaningful dialogue process to put an end to violence.

The CPI(M) leader called upon to announce a structural and meaningful dialogue during his visit to the state on May 19.

"We welcome the Centre's decision to announce a unilateral ceasefire in during Ramzan. We hope that not only for this month, but we expect violence will end forever and it will help initiate a meaningful dialogue process," Tarigami said.

He said that political dialogue with dissenting voices and was a must for success of this initiative.

The CPI(M) leader said that silencing of guns on both sides was the need of the hour as hostilities could further derail the efforts leading towards formation of a better understanding.

The MLA said that violence was option for none and especially for the suffering people of J&K, who had been the worst victims of hostilities in the region for last so many decades.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Thu, May 17 2018. 19:25 IST
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