Tariq Ahmed, Minister in the UK Foreign Office
Lord Ahmed also said that charges have been leveled against Malik, the president of the Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF), under Indian law and therefore the matter is part of an independent judicial process.
Britain’s Foreign Office minister Tariq Ahmed told the House of Lords on Tuesday that the UK government was monitoring the trial of Kashmiri separatist leader Yasin Malik. Pakistan-origin MP Lord Qurban Hussain questioned Malik’s hearing under the title Human Rights Situation in Indian-administered Kashmir, to which Ahmed, the Minister in charge of South Asia and Commonwealth Affairs in the Foreign Office, said Yasin Malik’s case If so, we are keeping a very close watch on its hearing.
However, Lord Ahmed also said that the charges have been leveled against Malik of Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) under Indian law and hence the matter is part of an independent judicial process. He said, we appeal to all countries That they always respect and uphold international commitments to deal with any person in custody.