Srinagar, December 08 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Human Rights Commission has issued a notice to the authorities through the Commissioner Secretary, Home Department, Director General of Police (DGP) and Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) of Pulwama to file a detailed report on severe torturing of a civilian, Tariq Ahmed Sheikh of Pulwama, by Indian troops earlier this month.

The Commission member, Dilshada Shaheen, issued the notice in response to a petition filed by human rights activist, Muhammad Ahsan Untoo. She called for response within one week from the officers concerned. »

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Srinagar, December 08 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF), Muhammad Yasin Malik has denounced the gross human rights’ violations by Indian troops in the territory.

Muhammad Yasin Malik in a statement issued in Srinagar said a state resorts to coercion and use of force and tramples on democratic norms and ethics when it has something to hide or deny. “Indian state has long been denying our freedom and right to self-determination and this is why it is using military power to suppress our voices,” he said. »

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Srinagar, December 08 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian police have arrested two persons including a woman on false charges in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district.

The police arrested Ansar-ul-Haq, a resident of Tikken Pulwama and Saika Amin, a resident of Pulwama. They have been detained on the false charges of abetting the killing of a sub-inspector of police in October this year. The sub-inspector Imtiyaz Ahmed Mir was abducted and later killed by unidentified gunmen on October 28.

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Srinagar, December 07 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Hurriyat forum, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq has termed the human rights situation as grim and urged the United Nations to take note of ground situation in Kashmir by sending a high-level team to the Valley.

Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, who was released from house detention an hour before Friday prayers, addressing Friday gathering at the historic Jamia Masjid in Srinagar, “We have already welcomed the UNHRC report on human rights situation in Kashmir but it is time that a team be sent to Kashmir for spot inspection of the situation.” »

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Srinagar, December 07 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the High Court Bar Association (HCBA) on the call of Joint Resistance Leadership held a protest demonstration at the High Court Complex in Srinagar, today, against the continued human rights violations by Indian troops.

The HCBA members raised slogans demanding end to human rights violations in occupied Kashmir by Indian forces. They appealed to the international community to impress upon India to stop its state terrorism in the occupied territory. »

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JRL calls for shutdown in poll-bound areas tomorrow

Srinagar, December 07 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, people including Hurriyat leaders, activists and lawyers staged forceful demonstrations in Srinagar and other areas, today, in connection with the ongoing Human Rights Week to draw attention of the world community towards the gross human rights violations by Indian troops in the territory.

The Human Rights Week commenced on 3rd of December will continue till 9th December on the call of Joint Resistance Leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik.

Scores of people including Hurriyat leaders and activists held demonstrations in Nowhatta, Hyderpora, Maisuma, Lal Chowk, and other localities of Srinagar and in Baramulla and Pulwama areas after Friday prayers, today. »

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Srinagar, December 07 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Young Men’s League, Imtiyaz Ahmad Reshi has expressed concern over the continued rights violations being committed by the Indian forces across the territory.

Imtiyaz Ahmad Reshi addressing people at Kalantara in Baramullah said it was the responsibility of the international community to protect the human rights globally and come forward to stop rights abuses in the occupied territory. »

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Srinagar, December 07 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik has called for shutdown in poll-bound areas in the 8th phase of Panchayat elections tomorrow.

The JRL in a joint statement issued in Srinagar asked people to observe complete shutdown in Hyhama, Kupwara, Hajin, Nadihal, Narwah, Boniyar, Qamarwari, B KPora, Narbal, Achgooze, Pampore, Imam Sahib and Qaimoh. »

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Srinagar, December 07 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, on the call of Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL), scores of leaders and activists of All Parties Hurriyat Conference (APHC) and Tehreek-e-Hurriyat Jammu and Kashmir, today, held a protest demonstration at Hyderpora in Srinagar in connection with the ongoing Human Rights Week.

The Joint Resistance Leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik has urged the people to observe Human Rights Week from December 3 to December 9 to draw attention of the world towards the human rights abuses by Indian troops in the occupied territory. »

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Srinagar, December 07 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) has said that the party leaders and activists held candlelight protests in Srinagar and Budgam against the gross human rights violations by Indian troops in the territory.

A JKLF spokesman in a statement issued in Srinagar said that in connection with the ongoing Human Rights Week, a number of candle light protests were held in different areas of the Kashmir Valley. People at several places including Old City, Nawa Kadal, Chatabal Veer and Bemina Crossing in Srinagar and at Hakarmulla in Budgam assembled and staged candle light protests against the rights abuses by the troops, he added. »

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