Shutdown in Sopore, Awantipora against killing of youth

Srinagar, November 30 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of All Parties Hurriyat Conference, Syed Ali Gilani, and the Chairman of Hurriyat forum, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq have termed as realistic the recent statement of Pakistan Prime Minister, Imran Khan, that Kashmir is the main dispute between Pakistan and India.

Syed Ali Gilani in a statement in Srinagar said Kashmir is in fact the bone of contention between two nuclear neighbors and it is undoubtedly historic fact that the sore in the shape of Kashmir continues to bleed right from the birth of both sovereign countries. He termed the assertion of India’s Ministry of External Affairs that Jammu and Kashmir is an integral and inalienable part of India as a brazen lie.

Mirwaiz Umar Farooq addressing the Juma congregation at historic Jamia Masjid in Srinagar, today, asked the Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, to give peace a real chance by positively responding to Imran Khan’s repeated offers of engagement. He urged the Government of India to stop the killing of Kashmiri youth and blinding them by pellets. »

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Islamabad, November 30 (KMS): Pakistan Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry advised the government of India, today, to accept that the Kashmir issue has no military solution.

Fawad Chaudhry was addressing a seminar held by All Parties Hurriyat Conference Azad Jammu and Kashmir (APHC-AJK) chapter in Islamabad.

He said freedom and Kashmiris’ love for Pakistan is a sentiment felt in the heart, a narrative of the heart. »

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Islamabad, November 30 (KMS): The All Parties Hurriyat Conference Azad Jammu and Kashmir (APHC-AJK) chapter held a seminar in Islamabad, today.

APHC Convener, Ghulam Muhammad Safi chaired the seminar while the AJK President, Sardar Masood Khan was chief guest on the occasion.

Reports by international bodied issued in the recent past about human rights violations were discussed in detail. »

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Srinagar, November 30 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the All Parties Hurriyat Conference (APHC) organized a protest march at Hyderpora in Srinagar against the gross human rights violations being committed by the Indian forces.

The protestors displayed the placards and banners to highlight their demands to safeguard their political and civil rights with reference to the movement for the right to self-determination.

Addressing the gathering, Hurriyat leaders said the Indian policy of suppression and repression had failed to crush the Kashmiris’ movement for the right to self-determination which was going on in every nook and corner of the territory. »

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Srinagar, November 30 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Hurriyat forum, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq has asked the Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi to give peace a real chance by positively responding to his Pakistani counterpart, Imran Khan’s repeated offers of engagement.

Mirwaiz Umar Farooq addressing a Friday congregation at Jamia Masjid in Srinagar, today, said, “Narendra Modi should positively respond to Imran Khan’s repeated offers of engagement so that both could build trust and give peace a real chance.” He said that military approach to issues can never succeed but human approach to them as witnessed in the opening of Kartarpur Corridor is the best way forward. »

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Srinagar, November 30 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, a court in Srinagar, today, acquitted Hurriyat leaders, Engineer Hilal Ahmad War, Javaid Ahmad Mir, Bashir Ahmad Tota and Jameel Ahmad War in a 20 years old fake case.

The acquitted leaders in a statement issued in Srinagar said that the authorities were using the judiciary against Hurriyat activists as a weapon of war. »

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Srinagar, November 30 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the employees of Jammu and Kashmir Bank, today, staged a protest demonstration in Srinagar against the anti-people policies of the authorities.

Scores of the employees assembled outside the Zonal Headquarters of the bank at Maulana Azad Road on a second consecutive day, today, to demand rollback of the recent decision of State Administrative Council (SAC), headed by Governor Satya Pal Malik, to turn the bank into a Public Sector Undertaking (PSU). »

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Srinagar, November 30 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Socio Economic Coordination Committee (JKSECC) has condemned massive human rights violations by Indian troops.

The JKSECC members addressing a press conference in Srinagar said India has waged a war on Kashmir not only through the barrel of gun but also through economic suppression. They appealed to the UN Secretary General, and the conscientious powers of the world to prevail upon India to desist from trampling over the human rights, withdraw its troops from occupied Kashmir, revoke draconian laws like Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) and let people of Kashmir live a dignified life. »

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New Delhi, November 30 (KMS): India holds almost a third of the world’s burden for stunting with 46.6 million stunted children, the Global Nutrition Report 2018 said.

Stunting, or low height for age, is caused by long-term insufficient nutrient-intake and frequent infections. India also accounted for 25.5 million children who are wasted, followed by Nigeria (3.4 million) and Indonesia (3.3 million), the report said. »

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Srinagar, November 30 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, complete shutdown is being observed on the second consecutive day in Sopore and Awantipora areas, today, against the killing of youth by Indian troops.

Shutdown is being observed on second consecutive day in Sopore town of Baramulla district, today, to mourn the killing of a martyred youth, Meraj-ud-Din. Meraj was martyred by the troops along with another youth, during a cordon and search operation in Chattergam area of Badgam district on Wednesday morning. »

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