‘Kashmir will witness uprising if AFSPA revoked’

J&K hardline Hurriyat faction on Saturday said if "black laws" are revoked, Kashmir will witness an "uprising against the military rule".

Updated: Nov 12, 2011, 22:12 PM IST

Srinagar: Amidst a polarised debate over the
revocation of the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act from parts
of Jammu and Kashmir, hard line Hurriyat faction on Saturday said if
"black laws" are revoked, Kashmir will witness an "uprising
against the military rule".

"If Disturbed Areas Act, Public Safety Act and AFSPA are
lifted then there will be a public uprising," Hurriyat spokesman Ayaz Akbar said in a statement.

PTI