“The Kashmiri gamers whether or not from Azad Kashmir or the Indian-occupied Kashmir ought to be inspired to excel,” Qureshi mentioned whereas speaking to media within the Parliament Home.
“Kashmiris take a number of curiosity in cricket. They’re ready for the KPL to happen. India ought to rethink its stance, as this perspective will profit nothing however trigger disrepute to the nation.”
Shah Mahmood Qureshi known as upon the Narendra Modi authorities to conduct the identical cricketing occasion within the Indian Occupied Kashmir (IoK) as effectively.
“Who stopped you from doing so?” he requested. He additionally impressed upon India to not politicise sports activities as holding the Kashmir Premier League is a standard exercise.