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Baloch woman activist urges Modi to expose Pak's brutalities in Balochistan

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A Baloch woman activist has urged to fulfill his government's earlier promise of making the aware of Pakistan's brutalities in

Baloch, the of Baloch Women's Forum, made the request while congratulating for securing a massive mandate to lead for a second term.

"Halfway into its first term, his government had promised to raise our plight at the international level. While in practical terms this did not translate into any significant change in India's approach to the Baloch issue, used the stray statements issued by to demonise our seven-decades-old struggle for independence as an India-sponsored movement," Naela said.

"The hope that the government will fulfil its earlier promise of making the aware of Pakistan's brutalities in occupied Balochistan," she added.

The Indian leader made a reference to the Baloch freedom struggle during his 2016 speech. He said that people in the Pakistani state of had reached out to him.

"We would also like to appeal to and other countries to support Baloch organisations working to educate our children and to promote Baloch language, things that we can only dream of within Pakistan-occupied where the garrison state is actively destroying our culture, our language and the education, i.e., the future of our children," she stated.

"We do not expect anything more from India or for that matter any other country in the world," Naela further said, adding, "Our struggle for independence will, however, continue irrespective of whether the international community fulfils its minimal moral responsibility toward our people.

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First Published: Fri, June 14 2019. 22:47 IST
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