2017 December 30 » Kashmir Media Service

IOK people asked to boycott Panchayat elections

Srinagar, December 30 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front, Muhammad Yasin Malik, has said that the Kashmir dispute is a living reality and the Kashmiris are fighting a war of their future and welfare.

Muhammad Yasin Malik addressing a gathering held at Sara-i-Bala in Srinagar in connection with the annual urs of Sheikh Abdul Qadir Jeelani (RA), an 11th century saint, whose anniversary is observed on the 11th day of Rabi Al-Thani, the fourth month of the Islamic Hijri Calendar. He said that the Kashmiris’ struggle for freedom was based on the truth and justice and they had been shown and taught this way of struggle by the spiritual leaders like Sheikh Syed Abdul Qadir Jeelani (RA).

Muhammad Yasin Malik appealed to the people of occupied Kashmir to boycott the upcoming Panchayat elections announced by the puppet authorities. He said that this election drama was only meant to strengthen the Indian occupation on Jammu and Kashmir and negate the Kashmiris’ demand for right to self-determination and freedom and as such the people should boycott it. »

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Srinagar, December 30 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Salvation Movement (JKSM) has strongly denounced the arrest and beating of party leader, Adnan Salfi, and his associates in Tral.

The JKSM spokesman in a statement issued in Srinagar said that Adnan Salfi and his associates, Shahzad Ahmed, Aadil Khan and Muddasir Ahmed were coming back after visiting the residence of martyred youth, Noor Muhammad Tantray, and addressing public gatherings in Tral area of Pulwama when the Indian forces’ personnel thrashed them without any reason. »

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Srinagar, December 30 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops have launched a cordon and search operation (CASO) in Hajin area of Bandipora district.

The troops sealed all entry and exit points of Hajin and launched house-to-house searches, causing huge inconvenience to the people. More details are awaited.

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Srinagar, December 30 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, a trial court in Kupwara has directed the puppet authorities to shift an illegally detained Hurriyat leader at Kathua Jail in Jammu to Srinagar Central Jail.

Abdul Samad Inqalabi of Sumbal is presently detained in Kathua Jail in a fake case registered against him.

The Court of Principal Session Judge of Kupwara issued orders when two applications were moved before him. Abdul Samad, through the applications pleaded for his shifting to Soura Institute of Medical Sciences as he is suffering from serious ailments and needs to undergo a surgery. »

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Srinagar, December 30 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Hurriyat forum, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, has said that the Indian state terrorism has crossed all limits in the territory.

Mirwaiz Umar Farooq addressing a gathering in Srinagar said, the present times in occupied Kashmir seem to be toughest ever as people have started becoming targets of heightened injustice and oppression. He said that the people of the territory were facing severe hardships on all fronts and the present puppet regime had broken all records of repression.

“Kashmir has been converted into a police state. It is police raj here. Police higher-ups are sycophants who, in their bid to be more loyal than the king, are appeasing their masters by unleashing more repression on both the people and the resistance leadership,” he said. »

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Srinagar, December 30 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, for Sayar Tariq Rathar, a 17-year-old class XII student from Litter village of Pulwama, life is different and difficult after he received pellet injuries in his eye in October.

Sayar Tariq Rathar in a media interview in Srinagar said, “Life is different for me now. I was spending 3-4 hours on sports activities but now I am not even able to walk properly.” »

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