Srinagar, July 21 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, a delegation of Kashmiri Pandits called on APHC Chairman, Syed Ali Geelani at his residence on Friday and enquired about his health and discussed various issues related to return of Kashmiri Pandits.

During the meeting, they held discussion over the dignified return of displaced Kashmiri Pandits to the Valley and the issues associated with it.

Syed Ali Geelani made it clear to the delegation that APHC had always believed that Kashmiri Pandits were an integral part of Kashmiri society and Kashmiri people wanted their return to Kashmir and desired to see them once again becoming part of the society like they were in the past. »

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Srinagar, July 21 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the puppet authorities did not allow congregational Friday prayers, today, at the Srinagar’s historic Jamia Masjid for the fifth consecutive week.

All gates of Jamia Masjid were locked by Indian forces while all roads leading to the historic mosque were blocked with concertina wires.

Curfew was imposed in areas falling under the jurisdiction of eight police stations in Srinagar to prevent people from assembling at the mosque. »

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Srinagar, July 21 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the joint resistance leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik on Friday strongly condemned the puppet authorities for not allowing the leadership to hold a sit-in protest outside the UN office in Srinagar.

A statement of the leaders today said that the leadership had to present a memorandum to the office of UN Military Observer Group in India and Pakistan (UNMOGIP) to highlight the gravity of the situation in occupied Kashmir, especially in the Kashmir Valley but the authorities as usual, cracked its whip and resorted to curfews restrictions and sealing of all roads leading to the UN office, while the leadership, aides and many youth were detained and jailed and the sit-in was not allowed. »

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Srinagar, July 21 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Democratic Freedom Party (DFP) has condemned the continued house detention of its Chairman, Shabbir Ahmad Shah, saying that the puppet administration has broken all records of tyranny and brutality.

The DFP General Secretary, Maulana Abdullah Tari, in a statement issued in Srinagar said that Shabbir Shah since his release in 2011 had been continuously kept either in police detention or under house arrest and during this time he had been barred from offering 252 Friday and 13 Eid prayers. »

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Srinagar, July 21 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, one youth was killed and several others were injured when Indian army opened fire on peaceful protesters in Budgam district, today.

The 25-year-old youth, Tanveer Ahmad Wani, was martyred and many others were wounded when Indian Army fired upon the protesters in Beerwah area of the district.

Meanwhile, Indian police arrested the Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front, Muhammad Yasin Malik, along with several party leaders and activists at Dalgate in Srinagar when he was leading a march towards the UN office at Sonawar where a sit-in protest was to be held. »

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Srinagar, July 21 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, complete shutdown is being observed, today, to protest against the surge in killings by Indian forces in the territory.

Call for the shutdown has been given by the joint resistance leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik. The leaders have also called for a peaceful sit-in protest outside the UN office at Sonawar in Srinagar after Juma prayers to urge the United Nations to ask India to stop the massacre of people in Kashmir and to remind the World Body to fulfill its commitments made to the people of Jammu and Kashmir. »

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Srinagar, July 21 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the puppet authorities have imposed curfew and restrictions in Srinagar and other parts of the territory to prevent a sit-in protest outside the UN office in Srinagar, today.

The joint resistance leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik has called for complete shutdown and a peaceful sit-in protest outside the UN office at Sonawar in Srinagar against the surge in killings by Indian forces in the territory. The objective of the protest is to urge the United Nations to ask India to stop the massacre of people in Kashmir and to remind the World Body to fulfill its commitments made to the people of Jammu and Kashmir.

The district administration Srinagar has said that restrictions will remain imposed in parts of Srinagar city today (Friday). »

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Srinagar, July 21 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) Chairman, Muhammad Yasin Malik has condemned the brutalities of Indian forces at Zainpora in Shopian and in Hajin area of Bandipora.

Muhammad Yasin Malik in a statement issued in Srinagar said that the forces’ personnel showered bullets and pellets on people protesting against the killing of a girl student after she was deliberately hit by an army vehicle at Zainpora in Shopian. »

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Srinagar, July 21 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of All Parties Hurriyat Conference, Syed Ali Gilani, has said that some unseen and mysterious forces are desperate to create chaos in the territory.

Syed Ali Gilani in a statement issued in Srinagar said, “These forces are maligning ongoing freedom movement. They have started a feverish campaign against pro-freedom leadership and ideology of Pakistan. Our movement is indigenous in nature and has nothing to do with those organizations with global agenda.” »

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Srinagar, July 21 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Dukhtaran-e-Millat (DeM) has said that Indian armed forces including the army, Border Security Force (BSF), Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) and police should be declared terrorist forces at the international level.

The DeM General Secretary, Nahida Nasreen, in a statement issued in Srinagar said, the only aim of the Indian forces is to kill, maim and oppress the innocent people of Kashmir. She said that the brutal Indian forces used extreme violence against the Kashmiris whenever they got a chance. »

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