Complete shutdown observed in Srinagar

Srinagar, November 18 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, thousands of people, including women and children, defied restrictions and attended the funeral of a martyred youth, Mughees Ahmed Mir, in Srinagar, today.

Mughees Ahmed Mir was killed by Indian troops during a siege and search operation in Zakura area of Srinagar, last evening.

Witnesses said that mourners reached Parimpora, the native area of the martyred youth, despite strict restrictions placed by the authorities and heavy rains. Women mourners were seen wailing and beating their chests as men carried the body of Mughees to the graveyard. He was laid to rest amid high-pitched pro-freedom and anti-India slogans. Youth took to the streets in the area and clashed with Indian troops and police personnel who were deployed in strength. »

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Srinagar, November 18 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the puppet authorities have arrested the Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) Chief, Muhammad Yasin Malik, and put the Chairman of Hurriyat forum, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, under house arrest. The APHC Chairman, Syed Ali Gilani is already under house arrest for the past several years.

The detention of the leaders is aimed at preventing them from visiting the residence of a martyred youth, Mughees Ahmed Mir, and expressing solidarity with his family. Mughees was killed by the Indian troops during a siege and search operation in Zakura area of Srinagar, last night. »

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Srinagar, November 18 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyat leader and the Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Peoples League (JKPL), Mukhtar Ahmed Waza, has said that India and its puppet regime are suppressing the Kashmiris’ ongoing freedom movement through use of brute force.

Mukhtar Ahmad Waza along with a party delegation visited the house of a victim of Indian brutalities, Sameer Ahmad Butt, at Kotegund Dooru in Islamabad district. Sameer was ruthlessly tortured by Indian police last week and after release was admitted by his family in a hospital in Srinagar where he succumbed to his injuries. »

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Srinagar, November 18 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the puppet authorities have imposed curfew-like restrictions in Srinagar, today, to prevent people from staging demonstrations against the killing of a youth by Indian troops.

The troops killed the youth, Mughees Ahmed Mir, during a siege and search operation in Zakura area of Srinagar, last night. »

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Srinagar, November 18 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Muslim League (JKML) has condemned the invoking of draconian law, Public Safety Act (PSA), for the 36th time on the illegally detained party Chairman and senior APHC leader, Masarrat Aalam Butt, and his shifting to Kot Bhalwal Jail in Jammu.

The JKML spokesman in a statement issued in Srinagar said that violating the High Court orders, the puppet administration once again detained Masarrat Aalam Butt by slapping the fresh PSA on him. He said that the court while quashing the 35th PSA order against Masarrat Aalam Butt on October 26, 2017 had directed the authorities to release him immediately. “But instead of releasing, he was rearrested in connection with a frivolous FIR of 2015 lodged against him in Handwara and now has been shifted to Kot Bhalwal Jail, Jammu,” he deplored. »

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Srinagar, November 18 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the High Court quashing the detention orders of three persons, who were booked under draconian law, Public Safety Act (PSA), has directed the puppet authorities to release them forthwith. »

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Srinagar, November 18 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the High Court Bar Association (HCBA) has strongly condemned the puppet authorities for slapping black law, Public Safety Act, on senior APHC leader, Masarrat Aalam Butt, for 36th time and shifting him to Kot Bhalwal Jail in Jammu.

The HCBA spokesman in a statement issued in Srinagar said, invoking of PSA against Masarrat Aalam Butt is ruthless and classic case of misuse of power and authority by the puppet regime and its functionaries. He said that the APHC leader was repeatedly being detained under the PSA and lodged in jails located outside the Kashmir Valley and thereby his right of fair and speedy trial was violated and the cases pending against him in the courts were dragged on, without any substantial progress. »

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Srinagar, November 18 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, despite passing of a year since 76-year-old Ghulam Muhammad Khan was killed by a teargas fired by Indian troops at Elahi Bagh in Srinagar, the police admitted they are yet to get details of the CRPF troops who were on duty at the time of incident.

A communiqué of Assistant Inspector General of Police (AIG), Kulbir Singh, addressed to Indian Home department says that an FIR was registered in police station Soura and during investigation, the Investigation Officer, completed the basic legal/medico formalities. »

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Srinagar, November 18 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops, in their fresh act of state terrorism, martyred one more Kashmiri youth in Srinagar.

The troops killed the youth, Mughees Ahmed Mir, during a siege and search operation in Zakura area on the outskirts of Srinagar, last night. »

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Srinagar, November 18 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, thousands of people, including women and children, attended the funeral of a martyred youth, Mughees Ahmed Mir, in Parimpora area of Srinagar, today.

Mughees Ahmed Mir was killed by Indian troops during a siege and search operation in Zakura area of Srinagar, last night.

Despite strict restrictions imposed by the puppet authorities, thousands of people including women and children from early morning, today, had assembled in Parimpora area to participate in the funeral of Mughees. He was laid to rest amid high-pitched pro-freedom and anti-India slogans. Delegations of All Parties Hurriyat Conference, Jammu and Kashmir Salvation Movement, and other pro-freedom organizations also participated in the funeral of the martyred youth. »

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