Srinagar, June 11 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the joint resistance leaders, Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik have said that police authorities are subjecting civilians to worst treatment and their fundamental rights are being disregarded and trampled.

They in a joint statement on Sunday criticized the authorities for their rude and heartless approach against civilians and said that police were unnecessarily harassing and intimidating civilians on one pretext or the other. »

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Srinagar, June 11 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the All Parties Hurriyet Conference General Secretary, Shabbir Ahmad Shah, has urged the people to apprise the Amarnath Yatris about the reality of freedom struggle of Kashmir while continuing with the old tradition of providing best hospitality to pilgrims.

Shabbir Ahmad Shah in a statement issued in Srinagar said, “Amarnath Yatris are our guests who are unaware of the reality of this disputed territory and are fed with misinformation by the propaganda of Indian media against Kashmir.” »

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Police arrest Muhammad Yasin Malik in Shopian

Srinagar, June 11 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the joint resistance leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik has condemned Indian forces’ crackdown operations against civilians saying that Kashmiri people are being harassed in all possible way.

The resistance leadership in a statement issued in Srinagar, today, said that raids and crackdowns had become a regular feature in the occupied territory and the people of Kashmir were being held hostage for hours by Indian troops on gunpoint. The leaders ridiculing the statement of police chief that crackdown at Lal Chowk was a part of routine drill said that Indian forces had no respect for civilian rights. The leaders urged international human rights organizations to take notice of occupational forces’ inhuman treatment towards the Kashmiri people. »

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Srinagar, June 11 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyet leader and Jammu and Kashmir Salvation Movement (JKSM) Chairman, Zafar Akber Butt visited different areas of Badgam to pay tributes to those who rendered sacrifices during the ongoing freedom movement.

Zafar Akber Butt during his visit to Lolpora, Tangmarg, Soibugh, Allawpora, Manchew and Shakirabad also met with families of detainees languishing in different jails. »

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New Delhi, June 11 (KMS): Documentaries based on Rohith Vemula’s suicide, uprising in Kashmir and student agitation at New Delhi’s Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) have been denied censor exemption by the Indian Ministry of Information and Broadcast for screening at the upcoming International Documentary and Short Film Festival of Kerala. »

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Srinagar, June 11 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Mirwaiz-led Hurriyet forum has strongly condemned the continued house detention of its Chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and barring him from carrying out social and religious duties in the holy month of Ramadan.

A spokesman of the forum in a statement issued in Srinagar said that the detention had become a routine affair whereby the authorities caged and prevented him from performing his obligations as a religious and political leader. »

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Srinagar, June 11 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, police arrested Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front Chairman, Muhammad Yasin Malik and JKLF zonal president Noor Muhammad Kalwal in Shopian district, today.

A JKLF spokesman in a statement issued in Srinagar said that Muhammad Yasin Malik and Noor Muhammad Kalwal were coming out of the house of incarcerated Ummat-e-Islami leader Moulana Sarjan Barkati when police and paramilitary forces cordoned off Reban area and detained the two leaders. »

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Hurriyet leaders visit martyrs’ graveyard

Srinagar, June 11 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, justice continues to elude the family of the martyred student, Tufail Ahmed Mattoo, even after the passage of seven years.

Tufail Mattoo, a student of 12th class, was killed after being hit by a teargas shell fired by Indian police near Ghani Memorial Stadium in Srinagar on this day in 2010 when he was returning home from tuition. His killing had triggered massive anti-India demonstrations in the territory and over 120 protesters were martyred by Indian troops and police personnel within a period of three months in 2010. »

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Srinagar, June 11 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, freelance Kashmiri journalist, Umar Manzoor Shah has won Europe’s top most Journalism award-Lorenzo Natali Media Prize 2017, awarded by the European Commission in Brussels.

Umar Manzoor Shah, who won the prize in the Asia Pacific amateur category, was recognized for his story on suffering of Kashmiri children due to unresolved Kashmir dispute between Pakistan and India. »

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Srinagar, June 11 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, protesters tried to disrupt a cordon and search operation of Indian army in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district last night, police said.

A police official said, “On a tip-off, troops cordoned Bonpora Pahoo and Malikmohalla in Ratnipora area and launched searches. As the word about the COAS spread, youth from nearby villages reached the spot and started pelting stones at the forces, who retaliated by firing teargas shells, triggering clashes.” »

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