In Occupied Kashmir Chairman All Parties Hurriyet Conference Mirwaiz Umar Farooq has warned Indian government to desist from settling non-Kashmiris in the held state. Addressing a gathering in Srinagar he said India is trying to settle five hundred thousand non-locals in the occupied territory. He pointed out that opposition by Indian Army to repeal of the draconian law Armed Forces Special Powers Act from some areas of Jammu and Kashmir was no justified. Mirwaiz deplored that India had turned Jammu and Kashmir into a Police State and is taking all draconian steps to suppress the Kashmiris peaceful liberation struggle.