Curfew, restrictions in IOK to prevent demos, marchAuthorities put Hurriyet leadership under detention

Srinagar, June 09 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the puppet authorities have imposed curfew and other restrictions across the Kashmir Valley to prevent people from staging anti-India demonstrations and conducting a march towards Shopian, today.

Call for the march has been given by the joint resistance leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik to protest against the killing of a 12th class student, Adil Farooq Magray, in the firing of Indian troops on protesters. The protests are also aimed at denouncing the biased reporting by Indian TV channels on Kashmir and the raids of India’s National Investigation Agency on the residences of pro-freedom leaders, activists and businessmen. The leaders have also asked the people of South Kashmir to march towards the residence of martyr Aadil Farooq in Shopian to express solidarity with the bereaved family.

The authorities have imposed restrictions in Srinagar, Badgam, Ganderbal, Islamabad, Shopian, Pulwama, Kulgam, Baramulla, Bandipora and Kupwara while curfew and strict restrictions have been enforced in Nowhatta, Rainawari, Khanyar, M R Gunj, Kralkhud, Maisuma and Safa Kadal areas of Srinagar. Heavy deployments of Indian troops and police personnel have been made across the territory to stop people from staging demonstrations and conducting the march. All educational institutions, including colleges and schools have also been closed across the Kashmir Valley to prevent protests by students and examinations scheduled for today have also been postponed. Train service between Baramulla and Bannihal town has also been suspended.

Meanwhile, complete shutdown is being observed in the occupied territory against the killing of Aadil Farooq Magray.

Hurriyet leaders, Syed Ali Gilani and Shabbir Ahmad Shah continue to remain under house arrest while Mirwaiz Umar Farooq has also been confined to his residence in Srinagar. Muhammad Yasin Malik has gone underground as he plans to lead the protest at Lal Chowk in Srinagar. Indian police also arrested Hurriyat leader Mukhtar Ahmad Waza in Islamabad town. Other Hurriyet leaders including Muhammad Ashraf Sehrai, Raja Merajuddin Kalwal, Ayaz Akbar, Shahidul Islam and Zafar Akbar Butt were already under house detention.

On the other hand, the puppet authorities had already suspended 3G and 4G mobile internet services in the Valley and reduced the speed of fixed landline broadband facilities.

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  1. Hurriyat are sons of bitches. Get ready to be killed. Come to hinterland we will screw you

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