Srinagar, July 01 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, member of the so-called Kashmir Assembly, Engineer Abdur Rasheed along with residents of Sarmarg and neighbouring villages staged a sit-in outside the Zachaldara police station against the atrocities of Indian police. »

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Srinagar, July 01 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, justice continues to elude families of two teenagers who were shot dead by Indian troops in Markundal village of Bandipora district four years ago.

One civilian, Irfan Ahmad Ganai, was killed when the troops opened fire during a siege and search operation at Markundal in Sumbal area of the district. One more civilian, Irshad Ahmad Dar, was killed and several others were injured when the troops fired upon the demonstrators protesting against the killing of Irfan. »

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Srinagar, July 01 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, two civilians including a woman have been killed and many others injured in the indiscriminate firing of Indian troops on peaceful protesters in Islamabad district.

People took to the streets, today, after Indian troops launched a violent cordon and search operation in Dialgam area of the district. The troops fired bullets, pellets and teargas shells on the demonstrators killing two civilians, Tariq Ahmed and Tahira Begum, and injuring many others. Eyewitness told mediamen that Tariq and Tahira were hit by bullets. Massive protests were going on in the area when reports last came in.

Locals said that the forces’ personnel used civilians as human shield during the operation. »

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