Thousands attend funeral of martyr student

Srinagar, June 07 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, anti-India protests, marked by shutdown and clashes, were held, today, against the killing of a 12th class student, Aadil Farooq Magray, by Indian troops in Shopian.

Indian troops used brute force and fired teargas shells on the protesters, mainly students, in Pampore, Tral, Pulwama and Handwara areas. Hundreds of students of Islamic University of Science and Technology, Awantipora, were subjected to brute force by the troops when they raising pro-freedom and anti-India slogans marched on Srinagar-Jammu highway. The troops fired teargas shells and pellets on protesters in Pulwama, Namblabal and Pampore areas, critically injuring several persons including girl students. APHC leader, Yasmeen Raja’s car was damaged by the troops during her visit to hospital to enquire about the health of the injured people. Shopian witnessed complete shutdown against the killing of the youth. The mobile Internet services that were restored four days ago were again suspended in the territory. »

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Srinagar, June 07 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of All Parties Hurriyat Conference, Syed Ali Gilani, and other pro-freedom organizations have strongly condemned the arbitrary and coercive raids conducted by Indian National Agency on the residences and offices of Hurriyet leaders and activists.

Syed Ali Gilani in a statement issued in Srinagar said that despite Indian state terrorism, the people of Kashmir would continue their struggle for freedom and would never give up resistance or change their stance. He said that the raids were meant to drag and implicate Hurriyet leadership into fabricated cases. »

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Srinagar, June 07 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the joint resistance leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik has called for complete shutdown in the territory on Friday to protest against the brutal killing of a student, Aadil Farooq Magray by Indian troops in Shopian.

The leaders in a statement issued in Srinagar, today, said that to express people’s resentment and indignation against the brutal killing of young Aadil Farooq Magray by the Indian forces and to express solidarity with the bereaved family complete strike would be observed on Friday and after Friday prayers peaceful protest would be held across the territory against the killing. They also asked people from south Kashmir areas to march towards Aadil’s residence to express solidarity with the bereaved family. »

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Srinagar, June 07 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, thousands of people participated in the funeral prayers of a 12th class student, Aadil Farooq Magray, in Shopian.

Adil Farooq Magray was killed in the firing of Indian forces’ personnel on peaceful protesters in Ganowpora in Shopian on Tuesday evening.

Thousands of people offered funeral prayers of the martyred student twice before he was laid to rest amidst wet eyes, high-pitched pro-freedom sloganeering and emotional scenes. Son of a farmer, Adil Farooq, was hit by a bullet after Indian forces opened fire on protesters during a military operation in Ganowpora area of Shopian. »

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Srinagar, June 07 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian forces’ personnel used brute force on protesters including students in Pampore and Pulwama areas.

Hundreds of students of Islamic University of Science and Technology (IUST) Awantipora in Pulwama started marching on the Srinagar-Jammu Highway against the killing of a 12th class student Aadil Farooq Magray by Indian troops in Shopian. The students who were raising pro-freedom and anti-India slogans were intercepted by a large contingent of Indian paramilitary and police personnel on the highway and after they resisted, the forces used teargas shells to disperse them. »

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Beijing, June 07 (KMS): China while reiterating that Jammu and Kashmir is a historical dispute has called for its resolution through negotiations, media reports said.

Chinese Foreign Ministry Spokesperson, Hua Chunying, said, “We also stressed many times that the Kashmir issue is one left behind by history between India and Pakistan and should be addressed properly through negotiations.” »

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Jammu, June 07 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir People’s Movement (JKPM), a constituent of All Parties Hurriyet Conference, has said that the Jammu province of the territory forms an inseparable part of the ongoing resistance movement.

APHC leader and JKPM Chairman, Mir Shahid Saleem, while interacting with the party workers in Jammu said that some vested elements were trying to create an impression that the Jammu Muslims had nothing to do with the ongoing struggle and they were satisfied with the geo-political status quo of Jammu and Kashmir. He said, this cannot be acceptable to the Muslims of Jammu. »

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Srinagar, June 07 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the forum led by Mirwaiz Umar Farooq while paying glowing tributes to the four youth, recently martyred by Indian troops at Sumbal in Bandipora district has said that loss of human lives will continue to take place unless the Kashmir dispute is resolved as per the Kashmiris’ aspirations.

The forum spokesman in a statement issued in Srinagar said, “The rigid and stubborn approach adopted by New Delhi vis-à-vis Kashmir issue is the main reason of tension in the region.” »

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Srinagar, June 07 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the gravity of situation can be well assessed from the fact that about 15 high-level security meetings were held in the territory in just one month.

Since May 1, Indian Army Chief, General Bipin Rawat, visited Kashmir four times. The Navy chief and Air Force chief have also visited Jammu and Kashmir during this month. »

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New Delhi, June 07 (KMS): The Modi-led Indian government has given a free hand to its army to unleash a killing spree in occupied Kashmir, a report published on a defence news portal said.

The report said, “The army is going for the kill” and added that “The Army won’t be bogged down by political interference while dealing with the situation in the Valley”. »

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