Srinagar, Sep 14 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops in their fresh act of state terrorism, martyred two youth in Srinagar, today.

The troops killed the youth during a violent crackdown operation at Aarigam in Nowgam area on the outskirts of the city. »

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Delhi court extends Shabbier Shah’s judicial remand

Srinagar, September 14 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of All Parties Hurriyat Conference, Syed Ali Gilani has said that pro-India Kashmiri political parties are exploiting the sentiments of innocent people to remain in power.

Syed Ali Gilani in a statement issued in Srinagar said that the subjugated people of Kashmir were suffering because of hypocritical behaviour of these double dealers. He said that pro-freedom leaders were repeatedly summoned and detained by India’s National Investigation Agency because of their unflinching support to the Kashmir cause.

The Chairman of Hurriyat forum, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq addressing an executive meeting of the forum in Srinagar, today, welcomed the Amnesty International’s report that calls for immediate ban on shotguns, trial of forces’ personnel in civilian courts and rehabilitation and compensation for victims in the occupied territory. The meeting denounced the cordon and search operations and raids on the houses of resistance leaders, activists, lawyers and traders. Mirwaiz asked for settlement of the Kashmir dispute in the interest of lives of millions of people in South Asia. »

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Srinagar, September 14 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian army, today, assaulted students and a school bus driver after hitting his vehicle in Islamabad district of south Kashmir.

Witnesses said that the driver of a local private school entered in a heated argument with the soldiers after his bus was hit by an army vehicle in Wanpoh area of the district.

They said that army men beat up the school driver, identified as Nazir Ahmad, following which students staged an anti-army protest. »

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Srinagar, September 14 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyat forum Chairman, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq has welcomed the Amnesty International report calling for immediate ban on shotguns in Kashmir.

Mirwaiz Umar Farooq in a statement issued in Srinagar said that the people of Kashmir welcomed the Amnesty’s report released yesterday in Srinagar. »

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New Delhi, September 14 (KMS): Indian Minister of State, Jitendra Singh has acknowledged that the-then Indian Prime Minister, Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru took the Kashmir issue to the United Nations, which he says was his blunder.

Jitendra Singh was speaking at the launch of two books on Kashmir written by senior RSS functionary, Indresh Kumar, in New Delhi.

He said, “The history of Kashmir in last 60-70 years has been a tale of mistakes beginning from the infamous Nehruvian blunders….Our former prime minister went to United Nations…There was no need” Singh said, referring to Nehru’s promise to the UN that a referendum would be conducted to allow Kashmiris to decide their future through free will. »

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Srinagar, September 14 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Hurriyat forum Chairman, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq has expressed deep sorrow over the demise of Mohan Chander Bazaz, the eldest son of Pandit Prem Nath Bazaz, and brother of Jammu and Kashmir Democratic Forum (JKDF) President, Pandit Bhusan Bazaz. »

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Srinagar, September 14 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Sarjan Barkati, whose slogans pulled massive crowds to pro-freedom rallies during the 2016 uprising, has been languishing in jail for the past one year and his poor wife, who has two children to take care of, is fighting a lonely, dispiriting battle in courts for his release.

Shabroza Barkati said in a media interview in Srinagar that whenever she went with her kids to see her husband in jail, the children were unable to sleep for several nights. “They weep all day and night after they have seen their father. Now they are refusing to go to school too,” she said. »

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Srinagar, September 14 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Jamaat-e-Islami has condemned the continued arrest of its several leaders terming it violation of human rights.

The JI in a statement issued in Srinagar said police produced Advocate Zahid Ali and Farooq Ahmad Sheikh in a court and were remanded to judicial custody till September 21.

It said both the leaders have been detained by police since August 4 and later on sent them to District Jail, Islamabad. »

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New Delhi, September 14 (KMS): A Delhi court has extended the judicial custody of Hurriyat leader, Shabbir Ahmad Shah in a decade-old fake case.

Additional Sessions Judge Sidharth Sharma extended the custody of Shabbir Ahmad Shah till September 27 when he was produced before the court through video-conferencing after expiry of earlier custody. »

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Srinagar, September 14 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of All Parties Hurriyat Conference, Syed Ali Gilani has said that pro-India Kashmiri parties are playing a dubious role in the people’s agitation against attempts to abrogate Article 35A of the Indian Constitution.

Syed Ali Gilani in a statement in Srinagar said these parties are exploiting sentiments of innocent people to retain and grab power.

“For the past seven decades,” he added, “The subjugated people are suffering because of hypocritical behaviour of double dealers.” »

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