Mehbooba Mufti has been appealing the youth to shun the path of violence and the latest media reports quoting her from her residence while addressing the party workers she has repeated this appeal with more force.
Mehbooba said that violence has no place in the present world and the youth of Jammu and Kashmir should create a space in the democratic set up to fight for their snatched rights in a peaceful manner.
She criticized those people who were responsible for pushing the youth to the path of violence and said that they were responsible for such destruction as these teenagers get killed in gunfights.
Stressing upon India and Pakistan to embark upon peace and negotiations Mehbooba said that they should talk about all the issues including that of Jammu and Kashmir.
She said that SAARC meeting should be held in Pakistan and appealed Prime Minister Narendra Modi to visit and participate in that meeting so that the ice is broken and the two neighboring countries move together on the path of progress and amity.
Mehbooba has been advocating peaceful protests post abrogation of article 370 as she was herself detained for a long time and in her first press conference she claimed that till she would be alive, will fight for the restoration of article 370.