In Held Kashmir, All Parties Hurriyat Conference (APHC) Chairman Syed Ali Gilani has criticized the puppet Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti for her criminal silence over rape and murder of an eight-year-old girl, Asifa in Kathua district, reported Radio Pakistan.

In a statement issued in Srinagar, he said efforts by the puppet administration to shield the real culprits are the biggest irony.

The APHC Chairman said people irrespective of their religion support the punishment of the culprit and it’s the collective responsibility of all to ensure stern punishment to the people involved in the rape and murder of Asifa.