Jammu Kashmir Democratic Freedom Party (DFP) today claimed that its incarcerated chairman Shabir Shah was scripting a new history of resistance by not succumbing to the hardships of Tihar jail despite being ill.
“Shabir Shah is representing the political sentiments of majority population of the state hence continuously jailing him is like putting the whole population behind bars. The party pledges to take forward the political agenda of Shabir Shah and work tirelessly to raise the people’s voice as and when required,” the DFP spokesman said in a statement .Shabir Shah has advocated a policy of reconciliation throughout his career and he has been strongly supporting right to self determination for the people of Jammu Kashmir.
That is why he has been made to suffer a lot throughout his life by spending 31 years in different jails and interrogation centres so far. But Shabir Shah never gave up his just political stance on Kashmir dispute, “the spokesman said.