Srinagar, December 19 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the puppet authorities are imposing restrictions in parts of Srinagar tomorrow to prevent people from staging protests against the killings in the territory.

The puppet authority in Srinagar on Tuesday said that restrictions will be imposed in parts of Srinagar tomorrow in the wake of strike and protest call issued by the Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL). »

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JRL calls for shutdown tomorrow against killings

Srinagar, December 19 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops, in their fresh acts of state terrorism, martyred two youth and a woman and injured dozens during a cordon and search operation in Wanipora area of Shopian district, today.

The bodies of the youth were recovered from the debris of three residential houses blasted by the troops in the area. Three cowsheds were also razed to ground in intense mortar shelling by the troops. The killings triggered anti-India demonstrations in different areas of Shopian. The troops fired bullets, pellets and teargas shells on the protesters resulting in the killing of a young woman, Beauty Jan, and injuring of several people. The puppet authorities snapped the mobile internet services in Shopian and suspended train service in the Kashmir Valley. »

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Srinagar, December 19 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Joint Resistance Leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik has called for complete shutdown, tomorrow, to protest against the killings in Kupwara, Handwara and Shopian.

The resistance leaders in a joint statement issued in Srinagar, today, said that India had turned occupied Kashmir into a killing field. They said that the job of pro-Hindu puppet rulers had restricted to justify the killings at the hands of Indian forces in the territory. »

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Srinagar, December 19 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, a woman was killed and over one dozen people were injured in the firing of Indian troops on protesters in Shopian, today.

People took to the streets in different areas of Shopian, today, against the killing of two youth by the troops during a violent siege and search operation in Wanipora area of the district. The troops fired bullets, pellets and teargas shells to disperse the protesters resulting in the killing of a young woman identified as wife of Manzoor Ahmad and injuring of several others. The woman received a bullet in abdomen. »

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Srinagar, December 19 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyat leaders and organizations have paid glowing tributes to the two youth and a woman, who were killed by the Indian troops during a cordon and search operation in Shopian district.

The Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Peoples League, Mukhtar Ahmad Waza while addressing public meetings at Khanqah, Middur, Batgund Tral, Qaimoh, Bichroo, Brazul and Yaripora areas of Kulgam and Pulwama said that the sacrifices of Kashmiri martyrs would not be allowed to go waste. He was accompanied by party members including Engineer Fayaz Ahmad Butt, Shabir Nanwai, Ashraf Khan and Manzoor Ahmad. »

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Srinagar, December 19 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq-led Hurriyat forum has demanded an impartial probe into the mysterious killing of a 19-year-old Kashmiri fruit dealer, Zahid Ahmed Butt, in Indian state of Rajasthan.

The forum in a statement issued in Srinagar said, “It is very unfortunate that while on one hand Kashmiris are unsafe in their own homeland as people irrespective of their age and gender are being killed, arrested, maimed and blinded while on the other, those doing business in India are also being made soft targets and brutally murdered.” »

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Srinagar, December 19 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the All Parties Hurriyat Conference has expressed serious concern over the continued illegal detention of Hurriyat leaders and activists including Shah Wali Muhammad, Omar Aadil Dar, Maulana Mudasir Nadvi and Abdul Ahad, demanding their immediate release.

The APHC spokesman in a statement issued in Srinagar said that the Indian police were denying meetings between prisoners and their families and were unnecessarily creating hurdles in the release of the detainees. He said that denying political space, suppressing genuine voices and continued crackdown against pro-freedom leaders and activists were deliberate acts to disrupt situation and create uncertainty in the occupied territory. »

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Srinagar, December 19 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the High Court Bar Association (HCBA) and the JKLF-R have appealed to the international community to come to the rescue of the Kashmiri people who are facing genocide at the hands of Indian armed forces in the territory.

The HCBA in a statement issued in Srinagar while strongly condemning the cold-blooded murder of a driver, Asif Iqbal, by the Indian troops at Thandipora in Kupwara asked the international community to take notice of the killing and put pressure on India to stop genocide of the Kashmiri people. »

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Srinagar, December 19 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, a moment of silence was observed on the occasion of the final match of Seventh Shaheed-e-Millat T20 Cricket Tournament in Srinagar as a mark of tribute to the Kashmiri martyrs.

The tournament was played at Islamia College Srinagar and the Chairman of Hurriyat forum, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, was guest at the concluding ceremony. Baghat Gymkhana produced an incredible display to thrash Parimpora XI and win the tournament. The final match witnessed the vibrant and enthusiastic capacity crowd.

Mirwaiz Umar Farooq while congratulating the winning team at the award distribution ceremony said, “It’s good to see our youth taking to sports while we are striving hard on the difficult path of realizing our political aspirations.” He further said, it is also important that the physical and mental well being of our youth and children is taken care of.

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Srinagar, December 19 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, a delegation of Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front led by its vice Chairman, Master Muhammad Afzal, visited the family members of martyred Asif Iqbal at Thandipora in Kupwara.]

Asif Iqbal, a taxi driver by profession, was shot dead by the Indian troops while he was transporting a patient to hospital in Sopore on Saturday night.

Speaking to the mourners on the occasion, Master Muhammad Afzal said that brutal killing of innocent Asif Iqbal was another glaring example of Indian state terrorism in occupied Kashmir. “A sole bread-earner of the family has been killed with impunity and international community is maintaining criminal silence on such gruesome killings,” he deplored. »

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