People urged to remember martyrs’ families, detainees

Srinagar, August 21 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, resistance leaders including Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Ashraf Sehrai have extended warm greetings to the entire Muslim Ummah in general and the Muslims of Jammu and Kashmir in particular on the sacred occasion of Eidul Adha.

Syed Ali Gilani in his message in Srinagar made a fervent appeal to the fellow Muslims to maintain austerity and high spirits of the real Islamic values while celebrating the Eid. He said the suppressed nations observe Eid on when they achieve complete freedom from enforced occupation. He termed the continued detention of resistance leaders on the Muslim festival as a mark of tyranny. »

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Srinagar, August 21 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, in total disrespect to the Muslim holy festival, Eidul Adha, Indian authorities have imposed strict restriction in the name of security creating hurdles in free movement of people in Srinagar and other parts of the territory.

A top government official, wishing not to be named, told media in Srinagar that Police and administration in all the districts had been asked to make sure that restrictions were well in place. “DCs, SSPs have also been directed to monitor the situation very closely,” he added. »

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Term detention of leaders on Eid as mark of tyranny

Srinagar, August 21 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of All Parties Hurriyat Conference Syed Ali Gilani, Hurriyat forum Chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Tehreek-e-Hurriyat Jammu and Kashmir Chairman Muhammad Ashraf Sehrai have felicitated the Muslims of the world in general and the Muslims of Jammu and Kashmir in particular on the sacred occasion of Eidul Adha. »

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Srinagar, August 21 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, a vehicle carrying Machail Yatra pilgrims fell into a deep gorge in the Dool area in Kishtwar district. At least 12 Machail Yatra pilgrims lost their lives in the road accident took.

“Another major accident in Kishtwar, a vehicle carrying Yatries to Machail Mata rolled down in river Chenab 28 kilometres from Kishtwar towards Padder, 5 years child lone survivor, about dozen feared dead,” Police chief SP Vaid tweeted. “11 dead bodies recovered from accident spot, injured 5 years old baby shifted to hospital,” he added. »

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Tehran, August 21 (KMS): Iran’s supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenai in his Hajj speech once again talked about Kashmir and asked Muslims to pray for the oppressed people of Kashmir.

In a series of Tweets, Khamenai among other things asked Muslims to pray for the oppressed Muslims in Kashmir. He also asked Muslims to be aware of the ‘Satanic’ policies of the West of inciting Muslims against each other. »

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Protest in Srinagar in support of Article 35-A

Srinagar, August 21 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the representatives of the Gujjar community adding their voice to a growing chorus of support for Article 35-A, have resolved to protect the special status of Jammu and Kashmir with all means at their disposal.

Various prominent figures of the community from Reasi, Poonch, Doda, Rajouri and Valley at a meeting, which was held at the residence of the Gujjar leader Kangan, Mian Altaf Ahmad, said they would do every means to defend 35-A. »

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India asked to release Kashmiri detainees before Eid

Srinagar, August 20 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops in their fresh act of state terrorism martyred two more youth in Baramulla district, today.

The youth were killed during a siege and search operation in Uri area of the district. One youth was killed by the troops in the same area on Sunday, raising the toll to three in less than two days. Indian police arrested youth activists Irfan Ahmad Mir, Aashiq Hussain Baba, Irshad Ahmad and Feroz Ahmad during raids on their houses in Ganderbal and Kupwara districts.

Senior APHC leader and Tehreek-e-Hurriyat Jammu and Kashmir Chairman, Muhammad Ashraf Sehrai in a statement congratulated Imran Khan on becoming Prime Minister of Islamic Republic of Pakistan. He expressed the hope that Imran Khan would play a pivotal role in settlement of the Kashmir dispute in its historical perspective. »

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Srinagar, August 20 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Jamaat-e-Islami has extended its full support to the public movement started for the protection of Article 35-A, which has been challenged in the Indian Supreme by some disgruntled communalist elements in a bid to change the demography of Jammu and Kashmir.

The JI chief spokesman, Advocate Zahid Ali in a statement issued in Srinagar said this is a type of a covenant between the permanent residents of Jammu Kashmir and the government of India till the right of self-determination is provided to the people of Kashmir. »

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Jammu, August 20 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir United Peace Movement (JKUPM) has that any fiddling with Article 35-A will be tantamount to an attack on the special status of Jammu and Kashmir.

According to Kashmir Media Service, at a seminar in Jammu, speaker after speaker said that challenging the special statues of Jammu and Kashmir was akin to doubting the wisdom of Dogra rulers, who granted this status to the people of the territory. »

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Srinagar, August 20 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the SSM College of Engineering and Technology has said that police in connivance with a pro-BJP lawmaker raided the college campus, yesterday, triggering clashes.

The college authorities in a statement in Srinagar said, the Student Induction Programme was on when, all of a sudden, police personnel from Mirgund arrived on the campus and started pelting stones followed by heavy tear-gas shelling at the students, who were busy in their daily academic affairs. »

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