Srinagar, November 26 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the All Parties Hurriyat Conference (APHC) Chairman, Syed Ali Gilani has paid rich tributes to late Khawaja Sanaullah Butt and late Sufi Ghulam Mohammad on their death anniversaries.

Syed Ali Gilani in a statement issued in Srinagar said that their contribution for journalism, social, literary works and towards suppressed people was a shining part of history. »

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World urged to take note of rights abuses

Srinagar, November 26 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, complete shutdown will be observed, tomorrow, against the Indian brutalities and the ill-treatment meted out to the illegally-detained Kashmiris languishing in different jails in and outside the territory.

Call for the strike has been given by the Joint Resistance Leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik. The leadership in a statement issued in Srinagar said that Indian government had launched malicious propaganda to mislead the international community as if peace and normalcy had returned to the territory. It said that forcing silence of graveyard by military might and naming it peace could only be termed as stupidity. The joint resistance leadership said that Indian army, paramilitary forces and police had turned Kashmir into a hell by killing, blinding and injuring thousands and ransacking properties worth millions and also by putting a blanket ban on all political activities. »

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Srinagar, November 26 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Kupwara operation, which was launched by the forces on Tuesday, entered into its sixth day on Sunday.

Local people said it is one of the biggest search operations of the year. They said that different units of Indian army, police and Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) cordoned off an area from Lolab valley to Keran and started search operation. »

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Srinagar, November 26 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the High Court Bar Association (HCBA) will abstain from court work tomorrow (Monday) to protest against the ill-treatment of Kashmiri prisoners in India and the territory.

The HCBA in a statement condemned the thrashing of Kashmiri prisoners in New Delhi’s Tihar Jail and asked the jail authorities to ensure safety and security of the prisoners at all costs. »

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Srinagar, November 26 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Kathua jail authorities have refused to accept a youth from Islamabad district because of his fresh surgery wounds.

Khurshid Ahmad, a resident of Dooru area of Islamabad district, who was booked under the draconian law, Public Safety Act, was summoned by Dooru police station on September 14 and detained at the district jail in Mattan. »

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Srinagar, November 26 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, 16-year-old Zahid Manzoor, admitted to a Srinagar hospital, is worried about the severity of the injuries caused by pellets in his body.

A class 11 student from Zoonimar area of Srinagar, is the latest victim of pellet shot gun used by Indian forces in Kashmir.

Doctors treating him in the hospital told his family members that his kidney was shattered; his right renal vein was also ruptured. “The pellets have also perforated his lungs, liver and intestines, they added. »

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Srinagar, November 26 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the All Parties Hurriyat Conference (APHC) Chairman, Syed Ali Gilani has slammed the occupation authorities for their apathetic and biased approach towards political prisoners.

Syed Ali Gilani in a statement issued in Srinagar said, “These prisoners are meted out ill-treatment and their basic rights are denied and trampled. It is violation of human rights.” He said instead of taking serious and sincere steps for resolution of the Kashmir dispute, the authorities are treating it as mere a law and order problem.

Referring to so-called amnesty to first-time ‘stone pelters’, he said, “It is a mere political stunt, drafted in Nagpur to label those pursuing freedom movement as stone pelters. »

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