Holds Protest at Press Enclave Srinagar
The Pakistani wives of many former militants who returned home under the state government’s rehabilitation policy staged a protest at press enclave Srinagar on Monday blaming that the government has done nothing to help their families.
Dozens of women who came to the Valley along with their husbands who had gone across the border to obtain weapons training but returned home in response to the rehabilitation policy for former militants announced by the state government, gathered at the Press Enclave in Srinagar demanding the travel documents so that they can meet their parents and relatives from the other side of the border
“We have no identity, no ration cards, no schools agree to admit our children, our husbands have no source of livelihood,” said a Pakistani woman who belongs to Bagh area of Pakistan-administered Kashmir had came with her husband and two children.
She also blamed that the state government was not issuing them travel documents to return to Pakistan.