Indian atrocities cannot force Kashmiris into submission

Srinagar, January 19 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian police arrested the Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front, Muhammad Yasin Malik, during an anti-India demonstration in Srinagar, today.

Muhammad Yasin Malik was leading a protest against the recent remarks of Indian Army Chief, General Bipin Rawat, in Maisuma area of Srinagar when the police took him into custody and lodged him at Srinagar Central Jail. General Rawat had on Wednesday stated that the people of Kashmir cannot get freedom from India due to its military power. »

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Srinagar, January 19 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the killing of an eight-year-old girl in Kathua on Friday sparked protests in Ramban district.

In Ramban town, the protesters blocked the Maitra-Ramban road and demanded arrest of the killers of the minor girl who was found dead a week after she went missing in Hiranagar village of Hindu-dominated Kathua district of Jammu region. »

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Srinagar, January 19 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyat leader, Bilal Siddiqi, has deplored that India is committing brutalities on the innocent Kashmiris.

Bilal Siddiqi was addressing mourners at the house of martyred civilian, Muhammad Ayub Mir of Moolu Chitragam in Shopian. Ayub Mir was injured in the firing of Indian troops on protesters, last month, and recently succumbed to his injuries after battling for his life for almost a month. »

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Srinagar, January 19 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Democratic Freedom Party (DFP) has paid glowing tributes to the martyrs of Gaw Kadal ahead of their martyrdom anniversary.

The DFP in a statement in Srinagar said Kashmir is a land of tragedies where Indian forces have committed massacres in every nook and corner of the territory. It said that more than 50 innocent people were killed in Gaw Kadal area of Srinagar on January 21, 1990 when Indian troops resorted to indiscriminate firing on peaceful demonstrators who were protesting against the molestation of several women by the troops on the previous night. »

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New Delhi, January 19 (KMS): A Delhi court, today, extended till February 5 the judicial custody of Shahid Yousuf, the son of prominent freedom leader, Syed Salahuddin, arrested in a six-year-old fake case.

Special Judge O P Saini extended the custody after in-camera proceedings in the case. »

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Srinagar, January 19 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, senior APHC leader and the President of Jammu and Kashmir Anjuman Shari Shain, Agha Syed Hassan Al-Moosvi Al-Safvi, has flayed India for welcoming Prime Minister of Israel, Benjamin Netanyahu in the country.

Agha Syed Hassan Al-Moosvi Al-Safvi addressing a public gathering in Budgam described Israel as the butcher of innocent people of Palestine. »

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Srinagar, January 19 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Democratic Freedom Party (DFP) and the Jammu and Kashmir Muslim League (JKML) have denounced the Indian Army Chief, General Bipin Rawat for his recent remarks on Kashmir.

The Indian Army Chief in his remarks stated that the people of Kashmir cannot get freedom from India due to its military might. »

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Srinagar, January 19 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) has expressed concern over the plight of illegally detained Kashmiris languishing in different jails.

The JI spokesman in a statement issued in Srinagar said that the political detainees in Udhampur Jail, Jammu, were being ill-treated and even deprived of medical and other basic amenities.

He said that the jail authorities were no allowing the relatives of the political detainees to meet them in jails, adding that different tactics were being used to deny the detainees meeting their relatives. »

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JRL calls for complete shutdown in occupied Kashmir on Jan 26

Srinagar, January 19 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik, has said that the Indian army chief, General Bipin Rawat’s recent statement on Kashmir is admission of the fact that Kashmir is under illegal occupation of India.

The resistance leaders addressing a press conference at the Nigeen residence of Mirwaiz Umar Farooq said that Kashmir movement was love and worship for them and no matter how far New Delhi could go in building pressure on the resistance leadership, there was no question of surrender. They also trashed the chargesheet presented by India’s National Investigation Agency (NIA) against several Kashmiris including Hurriyat leaders. »

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Srinagar, January 19 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front-R (JKLF-R) has said that India is using National Investigation Agency (NIA) as a tool to harass the resistance leaders.

The JKLF-R Chief Patron, Barrister Abdul Majeed Trumbo, and General Secretary, Wajahat Bashir Qureshi, in a joint statement termed filing of cases against the party Chairman, Farooq Ahmad Dar, and other leaders as psychological crackdown and said that it was just to harass and silence the genuine voices of people. »

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