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DESTRUCTION OF SHRINE IN KASHMIR

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1118A1: tabled on 22 May 1995

Tabled in the 1994-95 session.

This motion has been signed by 35 Members. It is an amendment to an existing motion.

As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.

This is an amendment to an existing motion

This motion was originally tabled by Mr Denis MacShane on 15 May 1995. This is amendment number 1.

View details of the original motion

Suggested amendment

at end add `to a saint sacred in Kashmir both to Hindus and Muslims, being a symbol of co-existence and communal harmony; and deplores any attempt by forces internal or external to undermine the holding of elections in Kashmir.'. (Relevant registered interest declared)

Original motion text

That this House expresses its horror at the destruction in Charar-i-Sharif in Kashmir of the shrine to Sheikh Nooruddin Wali, the most revered religious figure for Kashmiris; and sends its expression of deep regret to all Kashmiris at the loss of their 15th century shrine.

The first 6 Members who have signed to support the motion are the sponsors. The primary sponsor is generally the person who tabled the motion and has responsibility for it. The date shown is when the Member signed the motion.

In addition to the sponsors, the following Members have signed to support the motion.

Alexander, Richard
Conservative
Signed on 25 May 1995
Newark
Alton, David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 7 June 1995
Liverpool, Mossley Hill
Banks, Robert
Conservative
Signed on 24 May 1995
Harrogate
Batiste, Spencer
Conservative
Signed on 23 May 1995
Elmet
Body, Sir Richard
Independent Conservative
Signed on 7 June 1995
Holland with Boston
Bowden, Sir Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 9 June 1995
Brighton, Kemptown
Bradley, Mr Keith
Labour
Signed on 7 June 1995
Manchester, Withington
Churchill, Winston
Conservative
Signed on 25 May 1995
Davyhulme
Clifton-Brown, Mr Geoffrey
Conservative
Signed on 24 May 1995
Cirencester and Tewkesbury
Cormack, Sir Patrick
Conservative
Signed on 23 May 1995
South Staffordshire
Corston, Jean
Labour
Signed on 24 May 1995
Bristol East
Deva, Nirj
Conservative
Signed on 23 May 1995
Brentford and Isleworth
Fabricant, Michael
Conservative
Signed on 24 May 1995
Mid Staffordshire
Gill, Mr Christopher
Conservative
Signed on 24 May 1995
Ludlow
Howarth, Alan
Conservative
Signed on 25 May 1995
Stratford-on-Avon
Jackson, Mr Robert
Conservative
Signed on 24 May 1995
Wantage
Johnson Smith, Sir Geoffrey
Conservative
Signed on 25 May 1995
Wealden
Johnston, Sir Russell
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 13 June 1995
Inverness, Nairn and Lochaber
Khabra, Mr Piara S
Labour
Signed on 23 May 1995
Ealing, Southall
Lester, Sir James
Conservative
Signed on 6 June 1995
Broxtowe
Lord, Sir Michael
Conservative
Signed on 6 June 1995
Central Suffolk
Marland, Paul
Conservative
Signed on 7 June 1995
West Gloucestershire
Mitchell, Sir David
Conservative
Signed on 6 June 1995
North West Hampshire
Smith, Sir Dudley
Conservative
Signed on 31 May 1995
Warwick and Leamington
Steinberg, Mr Gerry
Labour
Signed on 23 May 1995
City of Durham
Sweeney, Walter
Conservative
Signed on 7 June 1995
Vale of Glamorgan
Taylor, Sir Teddy
Conservative
Signed on 7 June 1995
Southend East
Temple-Morris, Mr Peter
Conservative
Signed on 24 May 1995
Leominster
Winterton, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 25 May 1995
Macclesfield

There are no withdrawn signatures for this amendment.