Thousands attend woman’s funeral

Srinagar, December 11 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops in their fresh act of state terrorism martyred three youth and a woman in Handwara area of Kupwara district, today.

The killings took place during a joint operation by Indian army, police and paramilitary Central Reserve Police Force in Younsu village of Handwara town. Indian police claimed that the youth were killed during an encounter with the troops. A woman, identified as Misra Bano, was shot dead by troops in the same area. The puppet authorities suspended mobile and Internet services in Sopore and Handwara areas of the district immediately after the killings.

Thousands of people while braving rains and cold weather participated in the funeral of the martyred woman in Handwara town. The mourners carried her body, which was wrapped in Pakistani flag, and marched through the village raising pro-freedom and anti-India slogans. »

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Srinagar, December 11 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, people staged protests against the killing of a woman by Indian troops in Handwara town, today.

The protesters placed the body of the woman, identified as Misra Bano, on a road at Younsu in Handwara town and raised anti-India slogans.

Earlier, Indian troops during a violent crackdown operation also killed three youth in the same area.

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Islamabad, December 11 (KMS): The Vice Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Peoples League, and Hurriyat AJK chapter leader Syed Aijaz Rehmani has denounce continued arrest and use of brute force on Hurriyet leader and Jammu and Kashmir Peoples League Chairman, Mukhtar Ahmad Waza and people in Kashmir. »

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Srinagar, December 11 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyat leaders and organisations have urged the international human rights organisations to take cognizance of plight of Kashmiris.

Senior All Parties Hurriyat Conference (APHC) leader, Agha Syed Hassan Al-Moosvi Al-Safvi in a statement issued in Srinagar said the condition of human rights is becoming worst due to the changing character and role of responsible world powers. »

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Srinagar, December 11 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Indian police have arrested a French journalist while shooting documentary on pellet victims and booked him under Passport Act.

Police officials said former TV Channel TF 1 French journalist, Paul Comiti was arrested from Pratap Park in Srinagar while he was preparing a documentary on the pellet victims. »

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New Delhi, December 11 (KMS): Indian government has been found involved in twisting the facts about the number of killed and injured in occupied Kashmir during the last year.

National Crime Record Bureau (NCRB), an attached office of Indian Home Ministry, in its 2016 report released in New Delhi showed the number of killed and injured only 44 and 375 respectively during the year in the territory. On the contrary to the NCRB claims, the fact is that the troops martyred 303 innocent Kashmiris including 9 women and 42 teenagers during the year 2016. Over 19,000 civilians were injured in firing of pellets, bullets, PAVA and teargas shelling by Indian forces. »

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Srinagar, December 11 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, two guards were killed after unknown gunmen attacked a cash van in Keller area of Shopian in south Kashmir on Monday.

Gunmen opened indiscriminate fire on the van at Poju Keller, today, afternoon, leaving two guards wounded. »

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Srinagar, December 11 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops during their fresh act of state terrorism martyred three youth and a woman in Handwara area of Kupwara district, today.

The killings took place during a joint operation by Indian army, police and Indian paramilitary Central Reserve Police Force in Younsu village of Handwara early this morning. »

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Srinagar, December 11 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Human Rights Commission receives six to seven cases of human rights violations every day, its Chairperson, Justice (Retd) Bilal Nazki, said adding that the administration has failed to provide compensation to the victims.

Nazki was speaking at an event organized by the Commission on the occasion of the International Human Rights Day in Srinagar. He said the Commission received 7,929 complaints this year. »

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Srinagar, December 11 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, as bureaucrats and top government officials assembled at Kashmir International Conference Centre in Srinagar to discuss human rights in connection with the international human rights day, a victim family who was denied entry protested outside the venue.

The event that was organized by Human Rights Commission of the territory was attended by hundreds of guests mostly from the puppet administration including pullet Law Minister, Abdul Haq Khan, Inspector General Police, Munir Ahmad Khan, Director General of Police, SP Vaid and Divisional commissioner Kashmir, Baseer Ahmad Khan. »

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