Srinagar, October 12 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, clashes broke out between the Indian forces and youth in Nadigam village of Shopian district, today, after the troops launched a cordon and search operation there.

As soon as the troops cordoned off the area, youth took to the streets and held a protest demonstration, triggering clashes. »

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Srinagar, October 12 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, expressing their solidarity with those laying their lives for the Kashmir cause, thousands of people, today, offered funeral prayers in absentia for martyred PhD scholar, Dr Manan Bashir Wani and his associate, Aashiq Hussain Zargar, who were killed by Indian troops in a cordon and search operation in Kupwara district, yesterday. »

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Thousands attend funeral prayers in absentia for martyrs

Srinagar, October 12 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, complete shutdown, marked by forceful anti-India demonstrations, was observed, today, against the killing of PhD scholar, Dr Manan Wani, and his associate, Aashiq Hussain Zargar, by Indian troops, yesterday.

Call for the shutdown was given by the Joint Resistance Leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik to pay tributes to Dr Wani and his associate. All shops, business establishments and petrol pumps remained closed while transport was off the road.

The occupation authorities imposed strict restrictions in Srinagar, Lolab and Kupwara areas and deployed Indian troops and police personnel in strength in other towns to prevent people from staging demonstrations against the killings. Juma prayers could not be held at Srinagar’s historic Jamia Masjid due to the restrictions. The authorities continued to place almost all Hurriyat leaders under house arrest or in detention. »

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Srinagar, October 12 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the authorities did not allow Friday congregational prayers at Jamia Masjid in Srinagar, today.

The gates of Jamia Masjid were locked while contingents of Indian troops and police personnel were also deployed near it and people were not allowed to enter the grand mosque. »

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AMU suspends three Kashmiri students

Aligarh (India), October 12 (KMS): The Aligarh Muslim University has suspended three Kashmiri students, who tried to offer prayers in absentia for PhD scholar, Manan Wani, martyred by Indian troops in Shatgund area of Kupwara district yesterday.

Manan Wani was a scholar in Applied Geology from Aligarh Muslim University. »

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Srinagar, October 12 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) has strongly condemned police raid on the residence of its leader, Muhammad Yasin Butt, and harassment of his family members. »

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Srinagar, October 12 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyat leaders and organizations have paid glowing tributes to PhD scholar, Manan Bashir Wani, who was martyred by Indian troops in Kupwara district, yesterday. »

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Srinagar, October 12 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, illegally detained Hurriyat leader and Chairman of Peoples Political Party (PPP), Engineer Hilal Ahmad War, who is lodged in Maisuma Police Station, was shifted to a police hospital in Srinagar after he complained of pain in his heart.

In a statement issued by a party spokesman in Srinagar, Hilal War after receiving necessary treatment and extensive check up was taken back to the police station. »

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Srinagar, October 12 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, illegally detained Hurriyat leader and the Chairman of Peoples Political Party (PPP), Engineer Hilal Ahmad War, who is lodged in Maisuma police station, shifted to Police Hospital in Srinagar after he complained pain in his heart

Meanwhile, the PPP in a statement in Srinagar expressed concern over the falling health of its party Chairman. »

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Srinagar, October 12 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyat leader and Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Peoples League (JKPL), Mukhtar Ahmad Waza has said that bloodshed is the result of unresolved Kashmir dispute.

Mukhtar Ahmad Waza addressing a public gathering in Nanil area of Islamabad said that the people of Kashmir had been promised through the United Nations resolutions that they would be given the right to self-determination but after several decades, the commitment was yet to be fulfilled. »

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