New Delhi, October 15 (KMS): After 1200 Kashmiri students at Aligarh Muslim University threatened to quit the university over victimization in the name of offering funeral prayers of a former scholar of the university, Dr Abdul Mannan Wani, students from various institutions have started expressing solidarity with the Kashmir-based AMU students. »

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Srinagar, October 15 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the All Parties Hurriyat Conference (APHC) has strongly condemned the fresh arrest spree and night raids by Indian troops in Kupwara.

The APHC in a statement issued in Srinagar said that after the martyrdom of Dr Manan Wani, Indian police have arrested dozens of youth, which created fear among the entire people of the district. »

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Denounces arrest of Masroor Abbas Ansari

Srinagar, October 15 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Hurriyat forum, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq has called for an immediate end to harassment of Kashmiri students at the Aligarh Muslim University, asking whether offering funeral prayers is a crime in India, now.

Mirwaiz Umar Farooq taking to his twitter handle, denounced sedition charges slapped on Kashmiri students for offering funeral prayers of their senior, Dr Manan Wani. »

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Srinagar, October 15 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, complete shutdown will be observed in the areas where India is going to stage an election drama for the fourth phase of local bodies’ elections in the territory, tomorrow.

Call for the strike has been given by the Joint Resistance Leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik as a mark of complete boycott of the bogus elections. The leadership has urged people to stage total boycott of the sham elections. »

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Srinagar, October 15 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, to what extent India’s illegal occupation over Jammu and Kashmir is adversely affecting the mental health of Kashmir people can be gauged from an official report wherein it has been said that psychiatry hospitals in the valley have witnessed 50,000 mental disorder cases in the past 6 months.

The latest report released by Government Medical College Srinagar (GMC) on Sunday said, a total of 47,000 cases of mental illnesses which includes drug de-addiction cases were registered at Institute of Mental Health and Neuroscience (IMHANS) and SMHS hospital drug de-addiction centre from April till September this year. »

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Srinagar, October 15 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the students from South Kashmir’s Islamabad district preparing for various examinations have called for restoration of high-speed Internet as their studies are being affected by the continuous blockade of the service.

Scores of students preparing for various examinations in a joint letter emailed to newspapers expressed their dismay over the suspension of the high-speed Internet in the district. »

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Media persons held hostage for hours during Mannan’s funeral

Srinagar, October 15 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Kashmir Journalist Association (KJA) has expressed serious concern over the imposition of restriction and curbs on the movement of journalists by the authorities. »

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Srinagar, October 15 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian police arrested a delegation of Tehreek-e-Wahdat-e-Islami when it was on its way to Lolab in Kupwara to express solidarity with the family of Dr Manan Wani.

The delegation comprised Khadim Hussain, Khawaja Maqbool Magami, Gulshan Abbas, Fayaz Ahmad, Muhammad Imtiaz and Afzal Bahar and lodged in police station, Sogam in Kupwara district. »

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Srinagar, October 14 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of All Parties Hurriyat Conference, Syed Ali Gilani has denounced the Indian authorities for slapping a sedition case against two Kashmiri students of Aligarh Muslim University (AMU).

Syed Ali Gilani in a statement issued in Srinagar, condemning the sedition charge, said offering funeral prayers in absentia for a person who was a brilliant student of the institution is no way a crime. The students had offered in absentia the funeral of the ex-university student Dr Mannan Wani. »

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Sedition case against students denounced

Srinagar, October 14 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Joint Resistance Leadership has urged India to pay heed to the clear message emanating from the rejection of the election drama by the overwhelming majority of the Kashmiri people.

The leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik in a statement issued in Srinagar said the people of Kashmir have no faith in fraud elections, as they are mere a deception played upon them by successive governments in New Delhi to hoodwink the international community.

The Chairman of All Parties Hurriyat Conference, Syed Ali Gilani in a statement issued in Srinagar denounced the Indian authorities for registering a case against two Kashmiri students of Aligarh Muslim University under sedition charges. »

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