Srinagar, February 02 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, amid severe restrictions in Srinagar, the puppet authorities, today, disallowed the Friday congregational prayers at historic Jamia Masjid in Srinagar.

All roads leading to the Jamia Masjid were sealed with concertina wires and barricades while all main gates were locked to prevent people from offering prayers at the historic mosque. »

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Gilani, Mirwaiz, Malik and other leaders detained

Srinagar, February 02 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the puppet authorities imposed restrictions in Srinagar and Shopian, today, and arrested several Hurriyat leaders and activists including Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik to prevent a march towards Shopian town against the surge in civilian killings by Indian troops.

Call for the march was given by the Joint Resistance Leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik to express solidarity with the families of the civilians who were recently killed in the brutal actions of the troops in Shopian district. The resistance leaders had also announced to hold a rally from Jamia Masjid in Shopian to the main chowk in the town. However, the puppet authorities imposed stringent restrictions in Srinagar and Shopian to prevent people from converging at the Jamia Masjid while all entry and exit points of the southern town were sealed. »

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Srinagar, February 02 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, complete shutdown was observed in Shopian and Pulwama districts for ninth consecutive day, today, against the killing of civilians by Indian troops in the district.

All shops and business establishments remained closed while traffic was off the road.

The puppet authorities imposed restrictions in Shopian and Srinagar to foil a march towards Shopian town, today. Call for the march was given by the Joint Resistance Leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik to express solidarity with the families of the martyrs. All entry and exit points of Shopian were sealed. »

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Srinagar, February 02 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian police arrested the Chairman of All Parties Hurriyat Conference, Syed Ali Gilani, and the Chairman of Hurriyat forum, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, outside their residences in Srinagar, today, after they defied their house detention and tried to march towards Shopian town.

The Joint Resistance Leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik had called for a march towards Shopian, today, against the surge in civilian killings. The puppet authorities imposed stringent restrictions in Srinagar and Shopian to prevent people from conducting the march. All entry and exit points of Shopian town have been sealed.

As soon as Syed Ali Gilani and Mirwaiz Umar Farooq came out of their residences in Srinagar and tried to march towards Shopian, the police stopped them and took them into custody. The police lodged Mirwaiz Umar Farooq at Nigeen police station while placed Syed Ali Gilani again under house arrest. »

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Srinagar, February 02 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian police arrested senior resistance leader, Muhammad Yasin Malik, in Shopian town, today, as tried to lead a rally against the recent killing of innocent civilians by Indian troops.

The Joint Resistance Leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik had called for a march towards Shopian, today, against the surge in civilian killings. They had also announced to conduct a rally from Jamia Masjid to the main chowk in Shopian. »

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New Delhi, February 02 (KMS): The Patiala House Court, New Delhi, on Friday took cognizance of the chargesheet filed by the India’s National Investigation Agency (NIA) against several Kashmiris including Hurriyat leaders in a fake case registered against them. »

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Srinagar, February 02 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyat leaders and organizations have paid rich tributes to a martyred youth, Rayees Ahmad, and a boy, Musharraf Fayaz, of Shopian.

Hurriyat leader, Shabbir Ahmed Dar, Muhammad Iqbal Mir, Muhammad Ahsan Untoo, Imtiaz Ahmad Reshi and Ghulam Nabi War in a joint statement paying tributes to the martyrs deplored that Indian forces had unleashed a reign of terror in occupied Kashmir to suppress the Kashmiris freedom struggle. »

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Srinagar, February 02 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the High Court Bar Association (HCBA) has appealed to the lawyers to hold protests, tomorrow, against recent killing of innocent civilians in the brutal actions of Indian troops in Shopian district. »

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Srinagar, February 02 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of All Parties Hurriyat Conference, Syed Ali Gilani, has said that Kashmiri children are the worst sufferers of India’s illegal occupation of Jammu and Kashmir.

Syed Ali Gilani in a statement issued in Srinagar expressed deep grief over the death of a 10-year-old Musharraf Fayaz of Shopian. »

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Srinagar, February 02 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the fate of the passport of Hurriyat forum Chairman, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, would be decided after the police verification report to the Srinagar Passport Office.

Regional Passport Officer, Srinagar, Brij Bushan Nagar, in a media interview in Srinagar said that they were yet to receive police verification report for renewal of Mirwaiz’s passport. “Once we receive the verification report, we issue the passport next day.” »

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