Jammu, Sep 18 (UNI) In a bid to emphasise their demand of homeland, the Kashmiri Pandit (KPs) community today announced to organise the third World Kashmiri Pandit Conference here on January 9, 2009 under the banner of Panun Kashmir.
''Over 55 lakh Saraswat Brahmins who trace their ancestry to Kashmir will participate in the World Conference,''Dr Agnishekhar, Convenor Panun Kashmir said while addressing a press conference this afternoon.
''Homeland for Kashmiri Pandits, Islamic terrorism, aspirations of the people of Jammu and Ladakh and issues like discrimination will remain the highlights of the Conference,'' Dr Agnishekhar said adding, ''Panun Kashmir will provide a platform for the people of Jammu and Ladakh to articulate their views before a national audience.'' However, Dr Agnishekhar added that Panun Kashmir will also undertake a 'Panun Kashmir Panun Bharat' yatra soon as a run up to the Third World Conference and asserted, ''we also hail BJP national president Rajnath Singh for endorsing the demand of separate homeland for Kashmiri Pandits.' UNI VBH BDP GC1953