Srinagar, November 13 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, people in the Kashmir Valley and Muslim majority areas of Jammu region continue to observe silent protest on 101st day, today, against Indian occupation by downing their shutters and staying away from schools and offices.

Public transport is also almost absent from the roads. However, thin movement of private vehicles is observed on the roads. Shops only open for a brief period in the morning and evening.

Meanwhile, life continues to remain affected in the Valley and Muslim majority areas of Jammu and Ladakh regions on 101st day, today. Restrictions under Section 144 are enforced amid massive presence of Indian forces. Internet, SMS and prepaid mobile services continue to remain suspended for the people living in the Valley. »

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Srinagar, November 13 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, reports coming out from the internet-restricted Kashmir valley suggest that Indian forces’ personnel roam in plainclothes in private vehicles and arrest any teenage boy seen outside his house as if being a teenager has become the biggest crime in the territory.

The families of the boys being detained by Indian forces have approached the media in Srinagar to share the ordeal. They said that the authorities are not only picking up their children but are also making them pay for the meals, served to their wards in custody.

At least five families in a Srinagar locality said that police personnel in civvies were picking up children, aged 14 to 16 years, bundling them into private vehicles and taking them to police stations. »

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Islamabad, Nov 13 (KMS): Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi  reiterated that Pakistan will continue to extend legal, moral and diplomatic support to the oppressed people of Kashmir.
Qureshi said Prime Minister Modi’s BJP-led Indian government has besieged the Kashmiri people for the past hundred days. He said innocent Kashmiri children and women are being subjected to oppression by the Indian forces.
The foreign minister said Kashmiris are unable to get access to food and medicines owing to the continuous curfew in the held valley and shadows of death are hovering there. »

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Islamabad, Nov 13 (KMS): Raja-Zafar-ul-HaqOpposition senators demanded to raise Kashmir issue in an effective manner on all international forums and remove the perception that Pakistan was supporting terrorism rather Pakistan remained its victim.
The House started a discussion on a motion moved by Opposition Leader Raja Zafar-ul-Haq and others regarding the curfew and lockdown in Srinagar which continues unabated and enters into 100th day and future strategy of the government. They regretted that the international community remained silence over the brutalities carried out by the Indian forces in Occupied Kashmir.
Initiating the discussion, Raja Zafar-ul-Haq said people of occupied Kashmir were living in curfew since last one hundred days. He said Indian forces have killed innocent people and blinded children of occupied valley. »

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Lahore, Nov 13 (KMS): Lahore Arts Council organized a two-day theatre play ‘Rang Laye Ga Lahu’ to show solidarity with the people of Kashmir at Alhamra. According to LAC spokesperson, the play was written by Aziz Qazi, dialogues written by Riaz Qadri, and directed by Ishfaq Chaudhry. The drama was all about ongoing freedom movement of a Kashmiri family and to highlight the brutality of Indian army who are killing women, innocent children and their men.

On the occasion, LAC Executive director Ather Ali Khan said that Kashmiri people had been fighting for independence for the last six decades and they suffered a lot by all means since India captured the Kashmir valley. »

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Lahore, Nov 13 (KMS): Another conspiracy of India has been exposed regarding its planning to change the names of Muslim areas of Occupied Kashmir.
Keeping in view the nefarious designs of India, Punjab Governor Ch Muhammad Sarwar and Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) President Masood Ahmed Khan have announced expediting their contacts and liaison with world community including members parliament, human rights organisations and government functionaries to apprise them about the ground realities, 100 days of curfew and other Indian aggressions in the occupied valley.
Governor Ch Muhammad Sarwar and AJK President Masood Ahmed Khan also held an important meeting here at Governor House. »

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Washington, November 12 (KMS): A US Congressional Caucus on human rights will hold a hearing this week on the situation in occupied Kashmir following India’s decision to revoke special status of the territory.

Announcing the hearing, the Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission said that the witnesses would examine the human rights situation in Kashmir in the context of the region’s history and larger patterns of rights violations. It said that the witnesses would offer recommendations for action by Congress. »

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Accepts role of judges in making India a Hindu Rashtra

New Delhi, November 12 (KMS): Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi himself has exposed the communal face of the Indian judiciary and the recent verdict of the apex court in Ram Mandir-Babri Masjid case seems to be intended to appease the Hindu extremists.

The exposure was made by Narendra Modi in a letter to the Chief Justice of India, Rankin Gogoi, and other members of the bench that gave the verdict in Ram Mandir-Babri Masjid case on Saturday. In the letter Modi congratulated the bench members for their contribution in the Hindu Rashtra.

Modi wrote in the letter, “Dear Chief Justice Rankin Gogoi, let me begin by congratulating you and your bench Justice S.A. Bobde, Justice D.Y. Chandrachud, Justice Ashok Bhushan & Justice S. Abdul Nazeer for your stupendous contribution to Hindu Rashtra. Hindus will always be grateful to you and your team for your commendable and memorable decision, which will make a new history for Hindu Rashtra.” »

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Srinagar, November 12 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, journalists in the Valley took out a protest march in Srinagar, today, against the continued suspension of internet services as military siege completed 100 days.

Scores of journalists working with different media organisations assembled at the Kashmir Press Club in Srinagar and took out a protest march against the continued suspension of internet services in the Valley since August 05.

The protesting journalists were holding their laptops with open blank screens or placards with the words “100 days no internet” and “stop humiliating Kashmiri journalists”. »

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Islamabad/ Muzaffarabad, November 12 (KMS): On the compilation of 100 days of military siege of Indian occupied Kashmir, the All Parties Hurriyat Conference Azad Jammu and Kashmir (APHC-AJK) chapter held an anti-India demonstration in Islamabad, today. A similar demonstration was held by Pasbaan-e-Hurriyat in Muzaffarabad.

The protesters were carrying black flags and banners with slogans “Condemnation of Indian lockdown and communication blackout (torture, disappearances, custodial killings) in occupied Kashmir”, “No food, no medicines in IOK for 100 days”, “No freedom, no education in IOK for 100 days”, “100 days of Indian torture in IOK”. »

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