Shutdown, restrictions continue in IOK

Srinagar, April 03 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, a protest march will be conducted towards Shopian, tomorrow, to express solidarity with the victim families of the massacre carried out by the Indian troops on Sunday.

Call for the march has been given by the Joint Resistance Leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik. The Hurriyat leaders will address a public rally in Shopian town. The JRL termed as cruel and inhuman the act of making a local resident Mushtaq Ahmed Thoker human shield by the Indian troops before he was killed on Sunday. »

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‘Indian troops used martyr Mushtaq as human shield’

Srinagar, April 03 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of All Parties Hurriyat Conference, Syed Ali Gilani has said that India has declared a war against unarmed Kashmiri civilians.

Syed Ali Gilani in a statement issued in Srinagar said, Jammu and Kashmir is a highly militarized zone, and people feel insecure and under continuous threat in presence of Indian army and paramilitary forces’ camps in every nook and corner of the territory. »

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Mufti Nasir seeks global intervention to stop killings

Srinagar, April 03 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Awami Action Committee (AAC), headed by Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, while expressing serious concern over the painful situation in the territory has said that under a well-thought out plan, Indian forces are subjecting Kashmir’s young generation to the worst genocide.

The Awami Action Committee in a statement issued in Srinagar deplored that occupied Kashmir had been turned into a police state. It termed the killing of 19 people and injuries to over 200 in South Kashmir by the Indian troops as an act of war crime. »

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Srinagar, April 03 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Awami Ittihad Party Chairman and member of the so-called Kashmir Assembly, Engineer Abdur Rasheed has said that India has lost moral battle as people’s support have increased manifold for the youth, who are surrounded during cordon and search operations by the Indian troops.

Er Abdur Rasheed made these remarks during a sit-in at the Residency Road in Srinagar against the civilian killings in Shopian. »

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Srinagar, April 03 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, delegations of Jammu and Kashmir Salvation Movement, Tehreek Mazahamat and Democratic Freedom Party visited families of martyrs in different areas of South Kashmir to express solidarity with them.

The JKSM delegation comprised Ghazi Javid Baba, Aijaz Ahmad and others. Another delegation of the party visited Bone and Joints Hospital and SMHS Hospital in Srinagar and enquired about the condition of scores of youth injured in the firing of the Indian troops on protesters in South Kashmir on Sunday. »

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Srinagar, April 03 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Kashmir Tehreek-e-Khawateen, a constituent of the All Parties Hurriyat Conference, held a demonstration at Press Enclave in Srinagar, today, and demanded immediate probe into the civilian killings in South Kashmir.

The KTK Chairperson, Zamruda Habib, led the demonstration. Addressing the protesters, she also demanded intervention by the international community to stop bloodshed in the territory. The protesters raised slogans like “Go India go back” and “We want justice”. »

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Srinagar, April 03 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, a protest march will be conducted towards Shopian, tomorrow, to express solidarity with the families of the victims of Indian state terrorism.

Call for the march has been given by the Joint Resistance Leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik as part of four-day calendar announced on Sunday against the killing of youth by Indian troops in South Kashmir. »

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One more injured youth succumbs

Srinagar, April 03 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, complete shutdown continued on the third consecutive day, today, to mourn the killing of people by the Indian forces.

Call for the shutdown was given by the Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik. »

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United Nations, April 03(KMS): The UN Secretary General has said that the recent killing of civilians by Indian troops in occupied Kashmir needs to be investigated.

“Civilians have to be protected wherever they are, whether it is in Gaza, whether it is in Jammu and Kashmir, whether it is in Yemen; it is a basic principle,” the UN Chief’s spokesperson, Stephane Dujarric, said in reply to a reporter’s question during his daily briefing. “Any loss of civilians needs to be investigated wherever they occur,” he added. »

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Jeddah, April 03 (KMS): The General Secretary of Organisation of Islamic Cooperation, Dr Yousef Ahmad Al-Othaimeen, has reiterated his call on India to allow access to the fact-finding mission of his Special Representative for Jammu and Kashmir and the OIC’s Independent Permanent Human Rights Commission to occupied Kashmir.

Dr Yousef Ahmad Al-Othaimeen in a statement issued in Jeddah called upon the world community to play its rightful role for a just and lasting solution to the Kashmir dispute in accordance with the relevant resolutions of the UN Security Council, OIC and aspirations of the Kashmiri people. »

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