Joint Resistance Leadership

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Joint resistance leadership (JRL) refers to the alliance of top ranked separatist leaders of Kashmir. The resistance leadership includes Syed Ali Shah Geelani, Yasin Malik and Mirwaiz Umar Farooq.[1]


The Joint resistance leadership is actively involved in the actions which advocates separation of Kashmir from India. They issue the protest calendars in the valley in the form of shutdowns or marching towards certain areas because of solidarity reasons. They have also called for boycott of local elections.[2][3]


  1. ^ "Joint resistance leadership issues fresh protest calendar". pakobserver.
  2. ^ "Separatist-sponsored strike disrupts normal life in Kashmir". The Economic Times. 2018-09-28. Retrieved 2018-10-11.
  3. ^ "J&K Governor chairs security review meeting ahead of urban local body polls". India Today. Retrieved 2018-10-11.