Thousands attend student’s funeral

Srinagar, July 10 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops in their continued acts of state terrorism martyred three youth during a cordon and search operation in Kundalan area of Shopian district, today.

An 11th class student Ubaid Manzoor Lone who was injured in the firing of the Indian troops on protesters on Baramulla-Handwara highway on 25th of June succumbed at a Srinagar hospital, today. »

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Srinagar, July 10 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Kashmir Economic Alliance (KEA) staged a protest demonstration at Lal Chowk in Srinagar, today, against the killings and injuries to civilians in Indian forces’ action in south Kashmir’s Shopian and Kulgam districts.

The protest was led by co-chairman of KEA Farooq Ahmed Dar. Dozens of KEA members raised pro-freedom and anti-India slogans and demanded an end to the genocide of Kashmiri people during a protest. »

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Seeks whereabouts of disappeared persons

Srinagar, July 10 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the members of Association of Parents of Disappeared Persons (APDP) held a sit-in at Pratap Park in Srinagar, today, to demand the whereabouts of their relatives who have been subjected to custodial disappearance by the Indian troops during the past twenty-nine years.

Scores of relatives of disappeared persons holding banners and photos of their disappeared loved ones assembled at Partap Park demanding whereabouts of their missing relatives. »

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Srinagar, July 10 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyat leaders Shabbir Ahmad Dar, Nisar Hussain Rather, Khadim Hussain, Merajuddin Saleh and human rights defender Muhammad Ahsan Untoo visited the families of three civilian youth martyred by the Indian troops in Redwani area of Kulgam district on Saturday.

Speaking to the mourners, Shabir Ahmed Dar said that firing on civilians had become a routine for the occupational forces and they were resorting to such brutal tactics to save the crumbling structure of the illegal occupation. »

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Srinagar, July 10 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, thousands of people, today, participated in the funeral prayers of martyr 11th class student Ubaid Manzoor Lone at Nadihal Sopore in Baramulla district.

Ubaid was injured in the firing of Indian troops during a protest demonstration on Baramulla-Handwara highway on June 25. After battling for his life for 15 days at Soura Institute of Medical Sciences, he breathed his last on Tuesday morning. »

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New York, July 10 (KMS): Upset by the rising support for Kashmiris’ right to self-determination at international forums including the United Nations, India has accused the UN Human Rights Commissioner, Zeid Ra’ad Al-Hussein of exhibiting, what it claimed “clear bias” in his report on Kashmir and criticized the UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres of overstepping his mandate, media reports said.

In the double-barrel attack, India’s Deputy Permanent Representative Tanmaya Lal told the Security Council on Monday that Zeid’s report was “reflecting the clear bias”. »

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Gujranwala, July 10 (KMS): Kashmiri migrants living in Pakistan have condemned the arrest of Hurriyat leaders including Dukhtaran-e-Millat Chairperson, Aasiya Andrabi, by Indian forces in occupied Kashmir.

The migrants at a meeting in Gujranwala also denounced the shifting of Aasiya Andrabi to Delhi’s notorious Tihar jail in fake cases. »

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Srinagar, July 10 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops in their fresh act of state terrorism martyred three Kashmiri youth and injured over twenty in Kundalan area of Shopian district, today.

The troops killed the youth during a violent cordon and search operation in the area. Indian Army claimed that the youth were militants and were killed in a clash with the troops. »

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Srinagar, July 10 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the longstanding Indian occupation and resentment against it among local population is affecting the psyche of Kashmiri children, says a report.

The report published in Srinagar-based English daily, Rising Kashmir, says that frequent crackdowns, raids and cordon and search operations have created symptoms of extreme paranoia and intermittent explosive disorder (extremely volatile aggression) and even depression among Kashmiri children. The report further says that habitual of experiencing irregular schools, frequent shutdowns and internet outage also deprive them of healthy childhood. »

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New Delhi, July 10 (KMS): Indian Supreme Court has ordered the shifting of seven culprits involved in gang rape and murder of a Kathua minor girl from Kathua district jail in Jammu and Kashmir to a prison in Punjab’s Gurdaspur town.

The Indian top court rejected the objections raised by the Government of India and the lawyers representing the culprits over the shifting and said their transfer was being done due to “exceptional circumstances”. »

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