12 civilians injured in Shopian blast

Srinagar, June 04 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Mirwaiz-led Hurriyat forum has said that the Kashmiri people are boiling with anger against India and its local ruling dispensation in the territory.

The Mirwaiz forum in a statement issued in Srinagar pointed out that killings, arrests and use of brute force by Indian forces to suppress the Kashmiris’ struggle continued unabated despite the ceasefire claim by the Indian authorities. The forum while condemning the crushing of a youth, Qaisar Butt, by Indian army vehicle in Srinagar said such incidents exhibit open aggression and worst form of state terrorism unleashed by India upon the Kashmiri people. »

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Srinagar June 04 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of All Parties Hurriyat Conference (APHC), Syed Ali Gilani has expressed solidarity with the Sikh community on the anniversary of the notorious “Operation Blue Star” and said the wounds inflicted on this minority by Indian military might 34 years ago are not only fresh, but continue to agonize Sikh brethren. »

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Srinagar June 04 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the chief patron of Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front-R (JKLF-R), Barrister Abdul Majeed Tramboo has denounced the continued illegal detention of Hurriyat leaders and activists and demanded their immediate release. »

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Srinagar June 04 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF), Muhammad Yasin Malik has said that crushing youth to death under military vehicles has become a new tool of war employed by India.

Muhammad Yasin Malik speaking to the bereaved family members of Qaisar Butt at his residence at Dalgate in Srinagar said that Indian forces used shells, bullets, pellets and other weapons in past and now killing by crushing under armed vehicles has been started. »

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Srinagar, June 4 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, clashes broke out between the Indian troops and youth in South Kashmir’s Pulwama on Monday soon after the reports that a local youth is among those killed by the troops in Tangdar area of Kupwara district, a few days ago.

Following the clashes, all shopkeepers closed their shutters and business establishments. Two families have claimed that two of the martyred youth Sheeraz Ahmad Sheikh and Mudassir Ahmad belonged to Lajoora and Parigam areas of Pulwama and Kulgam districts, respectively. »

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Srinagar, June 04 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Democratic Freedom Party (JKDFP) has expressed sympathy and solidarity with the families whose relatives were martyred in so-called Tangdar encounter after being dubbed as ‘foreign infiltrators’ by the Indian forces.

The JKDFP in a statement issued in Srinagar called upon the authorities to identify the bodies of the martyrs to lessen the grievances of the victim families. The party expressed anguish over dubbing of local youth as foreign infiltrators by the Indian army. »

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Srinagar June 04 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyat leaders have strongly condemned the arrest of Hurriyat leader and the Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Salvation Movement (JKSM), Zafar Akbar Butt, at New Delhi airport and described it as interference in religious affairs.

Zafar Akbar Butt along with his 80 years old mother was going to Saudi Arabia for the pilgrimage but the authorities at Delhi airport detained him despite he was with his elderly mother, who was on wheelchair. »

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Srinagar, June 4 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, at least seven civilians were injured in a grenade blast in Shopian, today. The grenade exploded at Batapora Chowk in the district, leaving seven civilians injured. Further details are awaited. »

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Srinagar June 04 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyat leaders and organizations have continued to condemn the crushing to death of a youth, Qaisar Butt, by a vehicle of Indian paramilitary Central Reserve Police Force and shelling on thousands of mourners at his funeral in Srinagar, recently.

The spokesman of Jammu and Kashmir Muslim League (JKML) in a statement issued in Srinagar termed the incident as inhuman and cruel. He said that on one side India had announced so-called Ramadan ceasefire and on the other, the killing spree of innocent youth by Indian forces continued either by bullets, pellets or by crushing them under their vehicles. »

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Srinagar, June 04 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Mirwaiz-led Hurriyat forum has said that the anger among Kashmiri people against Indian occupation forces and ruling dispensation is increasing with each passing day.

The Mirwaiz forum spokesman in a statement issued in Srinagar said, “On one hand, the authorities claim that there are positive results to their cessation of hostilities against the people, but on the other, killings, arrests and use of brute force continue to suppress people.” »

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