Srinagar, December 31 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) President and former puppet Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti has expressed concern over the victimization of the families of freedom activists and mujahideen by the Indian forces and has cautioned that such methods will further deepen the alienation in the territory.

A PDP spokesman in a statement issued in Srinagar said Mehbooba visited various areas of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district and during her visit met a woman, who was recently arrested by male policemen just because she was allegedly a sister of a mujahid »

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Srinagar, December 31 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the year 2018 will be remembered for sheer brutality witnessed by an eight-year-old Muslim girl from Jammu, Aasifa, in the form of rape and murder in January, this year.

The girl hailing from Rasana area of Kathua had gone grazing horses on 10th of January 2018 and after searching for her vainly, her father lodged a missing complaint with the police. However, her body was found on January 17. »

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Srinagar, December 31 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, in yet another violation of Juvenile Justice Act, a young boy has been slapped with the draconian law, Public Safety Act (PSA) on the charge of organising protest demonstrations in 2016 when he was a minor.

Hailing from Rampora Qaimoh, Kulgam, Khalid Nazir Wagay has been serving detention for past more than a year on the fake charges of being involved in unlawful activities. The boy is presently detained in Kot-Bhalwal Central Jail, Jammu since October 2018. He has now been booked under PSA for a case of 2016, when he was barely 17. Khalid was born on August 28, 1999, as per his school certificates and aadhar card. »

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Srinagar, December 31 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, a joint patrolling party of the Indian police and Central Reserve Police Force came under an attack in southern Pulwama town on Sunday evening.

A police official told media in Srinagar that the attack by unknown gunmen took place at around 5:00pm in main town, but no reports of any injury or loss of life were reported in the incident.

“The militants fled from the spot after carrying out the attack,” a police official said. »

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74 weapons snatched in various incidents in 2018

Srinagar, December 31 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, unknown gunmen decamped with four service rifles of policemen guarding the official residence of Congress Member of the Legislative Council (MLC), Muhammad Muzaffar Parray in Srinagar.

Deputy Inspector General of Police, central Kashmir range, VK Birdi in a media interview in Srinagar said that four AK-47 rifles had gone missing from the Congress MLC’s official residence (quarter number J-37) at Jawahar Nagar, Srinagar. »

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Pulwama shuts for second day against killings

Srinagar, December 30 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of All Parties Hurriyat Conference, Syed Ali Gilani has said that India’s arrogance of power and its unrealistic approach towards the Kashmir dispute is the sole reason for the unending human tragedy in the territory.

Syed Ali Gilani in a statement issued in Srinagar referred to the recent interview of former Indian Finance and Foreign Minister, Yeshwant Sinha, and said that India had always seen the Kashmir dispute through the prism of military might and ignored the emotions and aspirations of the Kashmiri people. Yeshwant Sinha had said that the use of force to quell uprising in Kashmir was the state policy of India and that New Delhi was holding on Jammu and Kashmir by the dint of military might. Gilani said that Sinha’s assertions had vindicated their stand that New Delhi under the toxic influence of power and might had failed to accept the truth in Kashmir. »

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Srinagar, December 30 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, a court in Bandipora has sent illegally detained Chairman of Islamic Tanzeem-e-Azadi, Abdul Samad Inqilabi to judicial remand till January 4.

Abdul Samad Inqilabi, who was on hunger strike since Thursday afternoon against torture by police at a local police station, broke his fast on the advice of judge who offered him a glass of water in the court room. »

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Srinagar, December 30 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyat leaders and organizations have paid glowing tributes to the four Kashmir youth martyred by Indian troops in Pulwama district.

The troops martyred the youth identified as Muzamil Nabi Dar, Waseem Akram Wani, Muzamil Nazir Butt and Haris during a cordon and search operation at Hanjin Payeen in Rajpora area of the district, yesterday. »

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Birmingham, December 30 (KMS): Speakers at a conference on Kashmir have appealed to the United Nations, European Union (EU) and all global human rights organizations to persuade India to stop arrest and harassment of political leaders, activists and their sympathizers at the hands of Indian forces in occupied Kashmir.

The conference, “Kashmir, The Case of Freedom”, was organized by Tehreek-e-Kashmir UK and Europe in Birmingham. A resolution unanimously passed on the occasion termed the harassment of political leaders and activists as a serious infringement on UN conventions and international protocols on peaceful political activities and struggle. »

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Srinagar, December 30 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, a complete shutdown was observed in Pulwama district for the second consecutive day, today, against the killing of four youth by Indian troops during a cordon and search operation, yesterday.

The troops martyred the youth identified as Muzamil Nabi Dar, Waseem Akram Wani, Muzamil Nazir Butt and Haris during a cordon and search operation at Hanjin Payeen in Rajpora area of the district, yesterday. »

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