Witch-hunting, criminalisation of dissent taking country back: Mehbooba Mufti

Srinagar (J&K), July 12 (ANI): Two days after eleven employees of the Jammu and Kashmir government were sacked for terror links, including two sons of terror outfit Hizbul Mujahideen founder Syed Salahudin, The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chief, Mehbooba Mufti on July 12 said that a child cannot be held responsible for actions of his father without proof, alleging that 'witch-hunting, criminalisation of dissent is taking the country back.' "I'm not supporting anyone. You can't hold a child responsible for the actions of his father unless and until you have proof. These are not 11 people; they've sacked 20-25 this year. I've said this, again and again, you can capture a man but not an idea. You've to address the idea, as Vajpayee did. Witch-hunting, criminalisation of dissent is taking our nation back,” she said.

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