Srinagar, August 19 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the All Parties Hurriyat Conference (APHC) has condemned the police action and use of cane-charge and teargas shells against the student fraternity at the SSM College of Engineering, Parihaspora Pattan in Baramulla. »

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Srinagar, August 19 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Muhammad Ashraf Sehrai, today, was elected by majority votes the chairman of the Tehrek-e-Hurriyat Jammu and Kashmir for next three years.

Muhammad Ashraf Sehrai bagged 410 out of 433 total votes cast during the election held at the Srinagar office last week. Nearly 100 party members were present when the votes were counted, today. »

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Use of force on students, arrests denounced

Srinagar, August 19 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops in their fresh act of state terrorism martyred one more youth in Baramulla district raising the toll to four in the past twenty-four hours in the territory.

The troops martyred a youth during a cordon and search operation at Kasturi Naar in Baramulla district, today. Three youth were killed by the troops in Tangdhar area of Kupwara district, yesterday. The troops arrested around a dozen people during raids at Tujjar in Sopore. In another incident, an Indian soldier was killed in a landmine explosion in Kupwara district.

A woman, who fell unconscious out of harassment during the raid on her house by Indian troops at Nikas Aarbal in Pulwama district, died in a hospital. Her daughter had also fainted during the raid. »

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Civil society vows to protect Article at any cost

Srinagar, August 19 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Jammu and Kashmir United Peace Movement during a one-day seminar on Article 35A and Article 370 of Indian constitution in Jammu has demanded protection of the Article 35-A in letter and spirit, which guarantees special status to people of Jammu and Kashmir.

A resolution passed during the seminar says, “The sovereign guarantee and protection given under Article 35-A Constitution of India shall be remained intact in letter and spirit as being applicable to the State of Jammu and Kashmir.” »

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Over dozen youth arrested during CASO in Baramulla

Srinagar, August 19 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Indian forces in their fresh act of state terrorism martyred one youth in Baramulla district raising the toll to four in the past twenty-four hours in the territory.

The troops martyred the youth during a cordon and search operation at Kasturi Naar in Baramulla district, today.

Three other youth were killed by the troops in Tangdhar area of in Kupwara district, yesterday.

Director General Police (DGP) S P Vaid also confirmed the killing of the youth. »

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Srinagar, August 19 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Employees Joint Action Committee has said that the employees are a part and parcel of the society and is determined to stand by the people of Kashmir in difficult times.

This resolve was expressed at an emergency meeting of Employees Joint Action Committee in Srinagar under the chair of Abdul Qayoom Wani.

Addressing the meeting EJAC President Abdul Qayoom Wani said that tempering with Article 35A would be treated onslaught on the emotions, aspirations and interests of people of Jammu and Kashmir. »

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Srinagar, August 19 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyat leaders have greeted the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairman, Imran Khan, on becoming Prime Minister of Pakistan.

The JKDFP spokesman in a statement in Srinagar said that people of Pakistan had great expectations from Imran Khan and hoped that Khan would work for development and prosperity of the people of Pakistan. »

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Srinagar, August 19 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the authorities have slapped three people, including Zahoor Ahmad Butt, the brother of martyred liberation leader, Mohammad Maqbool Butt, with draconian Public Safety Act (PSA) and shifted them to Kathua jail in Jammu.

According to Kashmir Media Service, media reports said that Nowhatta police picked up JKLF founder’s brother, Zahoor Ahmad Butt and slapped with PSA by the district magistrate of Srinagar. »

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Srinagar, August 19 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian forces launched a cordon and search operation at Sheikhpora area of Baramulla district.

Locals said that forces sealed all entry and exit points of the area and conducted door-to-door searches in the area. »

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Srinagar, August 19 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Muslim League (JKML) has strongly condemned the re-arrest of its Vice Chairman Mohammad Yousuf Mir inside the premises of Srinagar central jail after he was released on a court order. »

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