Demos in IOK after Juma prayers tomorrow

Srinagar, May 17 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, senior resistance leaders, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, Muhammad Ashraf Sehrai and Muhammad Yasin Malik have termed the ceasefire announced by India during the holy month of Ramadan in Kashmir as a cosmetic measure.

The leaders while addressing a seminar in Srinagar, today, said that cosmetic things would not work unless a comprehensive plan was made to resolve the Kashmir dispute. The seminar was organized by Mirwaiz-led Hurriyat forum to pay tributes to prominent martyred leaders Molvi Muhammad Farooq, Khawaja Abdul Ghani Lone and the martyrs of Hawal. Muhammad Ashraf Sehrai, talking to media men in Srinagar asked whether by ceasefire in Ramadan meant India would resume killing innocent Kashmiris after Eidul Fitr. »

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Srinagar, May 17 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian police arrested the Jammu and Kashmir Peoples League Chairman, Mukhtar Ahmed Waza, in Islamabad town, today.

The JKPL in a statement said that Mukhtar Ahmad Waza was scheduled to participate in a seminar organized by Mirwaiz-led Hurriyat forum at Rajbagh in Srinagar, today, in the memory of prominent martyred leaders Mirwaiz Molvi Muhammad Farooq, Khawaja Abdul Ghani Lone and the martyrs of Hawal. »

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Jammu, May 17 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Peoples Movement (JKPM) has extended support to the call for march towards Lal Chowk given by the Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) to protest against the visit of Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, to the disputed territory on Saturday.

The JKPM Chairman, Mir Shahid Saleem, in a statement issued in Jammu said that the Indian police and troops enjoying unbridled powers were killing, maiming and blinding the Kashmiris with impunity and Narendra Modi being head of the Indian state was responsible for these brutalities of the forces’ personnel. »

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New Delhi, May 17 (KMS): The Indian Supreme Court has refused to take the case from Kashmir Crime Branch and hand it over to any other investigating agency.

The Supreme Court had on May 7 transferred the trial in the Kathua gang rape and murder case of an eight-year-old girl from Kashmir to Pathankot in Punjab, but refrained from handing over the investigation to CBI, saying there was no need as the investigation has been conducted and the chargesheet filed. »

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Glowing tributes paid to Molvi Farooq, Khawaja Lone

Srinagar, May 17 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyat forum Chairman, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and the Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) chief, Muhammad Yasin Malik have called the ceasefire announced by New Delhi during Ramadan in Kashmir as a cosmetic measure.

Addressing a seminar, “Responsibility of Leadership in Safeguarding the Sanctity of Martyrdom” organized by the Hurriyat forum at its Rajbagh headquarters, the leaders called for the resolution of Kashmir dispute. »

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Urges UN to settle disputes of Kashmir, Palestine

Srinagar, May 17 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik has called for peaceful protests, tomorrow, after Juma prayers to express solidarity with the Palestinian brethren.

The resistance leaders in a statement issued in Srinagar termed the widespread genocide of the people of Palestine by the Israeli forces as a brazen attack on humanity. They condemned the use of brute force against the helpless people including women and children in Gaza. »

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Kishanganga project turned lives of locals miserable

Srinagar, May 17 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the puppet authorities have imposed strict restrictions in the entire territory ahead of Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi’s visit to Kashmir on Saturday.

Indian police and paramilitary Central Reserve Police personnel have been deployed in strength across the territory especially in Jammu and Srinagar cities. Indian army is also conducting foot patrols in many areas.

Narendra Modi will visit Kashmir on May 19 to inaugurate 330-MW Kishanganga hydroelectric project. »

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Srinagar, May 17 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the illegally detained Hurriyat leader and the Vice Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Muslim League, Muhammad Yousuf Mir, was taken from Srinagar Central Jail to a local court for hearing of a fake case registered against him by the puppet authorities.

The JKML spokesman in a statement issued in Srinagar said that Muhammad Yousuf Mir was produced at the Forest Court where after hearing the arguments, the judge fixed May 30 for next hearing of the case. »

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Srinagar, May 17 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, illegally detained leaders of Dukhtaran-e-Millat (DeM) including Aasiya Andrabi, Nahida Nasreen, Fehmeeda Sofi and other two girls, who were produced in a court of Islamabad town, sent to police remand for 10 days.

The DeM spokesperson, Riffat Fatima, in a statement issued in Srinagar said that arrest and harassment could not suppress the ongoing liberation movement. »

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Srinagar, May 17 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of All Parties Hurriyat Conference, Syed Ali Gilani, has said that India has turned the territory into a police state and a butcher house where people are being killed mercilessly and detained under frivolous charges.

Syed Ali Gilani in a statement in Srinagar strongly denounced the current wave of killing, arrests and other atrocities perpetrated by the Indian forces’ personnel. He said, the puppet authorities while trespassing all ethics don’t even consider the sanctity of holy month of Ramadan. He condemned the illegal detention of resistance leaders and said that it was extremely unwise to deny political space and muzzle genuine voices. »

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