Shutdown continues in Shopian to mourn killing of youth

Srinagar, April 28 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian police assaulted and arrested the Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front, Muhammad Yasin Malik, in an injured condition in Srinagar, today.

The JKLF in a statement said that the police intercepted Muhammad Yasin Malik along with party leader, Bashir Ahmed Kashmiri, near Ghousia hospital in Khanyar when he was on his way to Jamia Masjid Srinagar to take part in a peaceful protest called by the Joint Resistance Leadership against the continued illegal detention of leaders, unabated killing of youth and use of brute force on students by the Indian forces. It said that an officer of Indian police started hurling choosiest abuses on resistance leaders, calling them terrorists and threatening to kill them all. The statement said that Yasin Malik objected to the misbehavior of the officer and the policemen assaulted him, injured him and virtually dragged him to Khanyar police station from where he was shifted to Kothibagh police station. Indian police also took Hurriyat leader, Mukhtar Ahmed Waza, into custody and placed him under house arrest in Islamabad town. »

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Srinagar, April 28 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian police arrested the Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front, Muhammad Yasin Malik, after subjecting him to brute torture in Srinagar, today.

The JKLF in a statement said that the police intercepted Muhammad Yasin Malik along with party leader, Bashir Ahmed Kashmiri, near Ghousia Hospital in Khanyar when he was on his way to Jamia Masjid, Srinagar, to lead a peaceful protest there. »

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hhhh Oslo, April 28 (KMS): The former Norwegian Prime Minister, Kjell Magne Bondevik, has said that the miseries of the Kashmiris should end now.

Kjell Magne Bondevik speaking at a seminar on Kashmir organised by his organization, Oslo Center, in the capital city of Norway, expressed hope that the Kashmir dispute would be resolved soon.

“We have a deep interest in the issues existing in the region, including the problem of Kashmir,” he added. »

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Srinagar, April 28 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, in an attempt to exonerate the killer Indian troops, the police have stated before the Human Rights Commission of the territory that Ruby Jan of Shopian was killed by mujahideen and not by the troops.

The family of the woman and local residents say that Ruby Jan also known as Beauty Jan was killed when the troops fired bullets to disperse protesters during a cordon and search operation in Shopian on December 19, last year. “She was inside her home with her suckling child in her lap when a bullet was fired in her abdomen from a window,” the family members say. »

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New Delhi, April 28 (KMS): Delhi Police has arrested two Kashmiri students from Indian Punjab who were allegedly involved in hacking over 500 Indian websites, including those of the government.

The accused have been identified as Shahid Malla, a CSE student at Aryan Group of College in Punjab’s Rajpura city and Aadil Hussain Teli, a BCA (Bachelor of Computer Applications) final year student at St. Soldiers Management and Technical Institute in Jalandhar city. Shahid is resident of Baramulla while Aadil belongs to Kulgam district of occupied Kashmir. »

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Srinagar, April 28 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, complete shutdown is being observed in Shopian town on the second consecutive day, today, to mourn the killing of a student in the firing of the Indian troops.

All shops and other business establishments are closed in the town while traffic is off the road.

The student identified as Shakeeb Shabbir was killed when the troops resorted to indiscriminate firing after an attack by unknown gunmen on a patrolling party of Indian Army in Lazibal area of Islamabad town on Thursday. »

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Jammu, April 28 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the police team investigating rape and murder of the eight-year-old Aasifa has said that Sanji Ram, one of the main culprits, has told them during interrogation that he learnt about the rape four days after her abduction and decided to have her killed because his son was also involved in the sexual assault. »

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Srinagar, April 28 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the High Court Bar Association (HCBA) has expressed its surprise over the report submitted by the Bar Council of India (BCI) before the Indian Supreme Court.

The report said that Kathua lawyers didn’t obstruct the Crime Branch of police in producing charge-sheet against the culprits involved in the kidnapping, rape and murder of an eight-year-old girl, before the court of Chief Judicial Magistrate, Kathua, suggesting nothing of the sort had happened over there. »

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Srinagar, April 28 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of All Parties Hurriyat Conference, Syed Ali Gilani, has demanded impartial probe by some international agency into the rape and murder of eight-year-old Aasifa Bano of Kathua.

Syed Ali Gilani in a statement issued in Srinagar said that communalization and politicization of the rape and murder of the minor girl was deplorable and disheartening. He said it was a crime against humanity and as such the criminals should be awarded a stringent punishment.

The APHC Chairman expressed his anguish and concern over the biased approach of the Indian judiciary, saying that it had always been apathetic and unsympathetic towards oppressed people of occupied Kashmir. »

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