PML-N leader Pervaiz Rashid, PPP's Farhatullah Babar, AWP's Farooq Tariq, Mohammed Tehseen from PIPFPD
, veteran journalist Hussain Naqi and Dr Alim Khan addressed the conference.
According to Kashmir Media Service,The PIPFPD
in a statement released from Lahore and New Delhi said, "We note with seriousness and strongly condemn the Indian air strikes and bombing in settled districts of Pakistan beyond the Line of Control.
According to reporter,The PIPFPD
in a statement released from Lahore and New Delhi said, 'We note with seriousness and strongly condemn the Indian air strikes and bombing in settled districts of Pakistan beyond the Line of Control.
"In line with its principled position, PIPFPD
unequivocally condemns terrorism in all its forms and manifestations and believes that such heinous acts of terrorism cannot be justified on any ground.
and Peoples SAARC activists have demanded of both the governments of Pakistan and India to fix the date for holding the SAARC Summit in Islamabad.
In a joint statement released to media on Friday Anuradha Bhasin and Asha Hans (Co-Chairpersons, PIPFPD
India), I.A Rehman (Chairperson, PIPFPD
Pakistan) and Jatin Desai (General Secretary, PIPFPD
India urged the leadership of both the countries needs to urgently act towards defusing the tense scenario rather than fuelling it.
In spite of constant efforts by the PIPFPD
, NFF, Pakistan Fisherfolk Forum and other citizen groups for a permanent settlement for "the issue of arrests and 'cross-border' fishing," Ilango and Desai stated that both governments continue to treat the issue as a hostage to settle other scores.
According to the PIPFPD
, Nawaz Sharif's presence along with other SRC countries leaders will send a positive and strong message that only consistent dialogue processes can bring peace and prosperity in South Asia.
Allahabad Decleration (2011) of the PIPFPD
is one of the greatest achievements of Track II diplomacy.
14 -- The 8th joint convention of India and Pakistan chapters of Pak-India People's Forum for Peace and Democracy (PIPFPD
) is scheduled to be held during 29-31 December 2011 in Allahabad, UP, India, said Mr Irfan Ahmad, senior Vice President of PIPFPD
(UP State chapter) in a press conference at UP Press Club.
" The heart- rending part of the story is that the families had not even reported the matter to the police out of fear, though their men were missing for years." The revelation spurred the Nehru Yuvak Kendra and Thar Jagruk Nagrik Manch to join hands with the Pakistan India People's Forum for Peace and Democracy ( PIPFPD
), headed by filmmaker Tapan Bose in Delhi, to get to the root of the matter.
Mushtaq Ahmed Asar, a member of Pakistan-India People's' Forum for Peace and Democracy (PIPFPD
), criticized the police for their alleged highhandedness.