Srinagar, December 01 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, illegally detained Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF), Muhammad Yasin Malik was, today, shifted from Maisuma police station to a hospital in Srinagar after he complained of severe back pain.

A party spokesman in a statement issued in Srinagar said that Yasin Malik, who is under detention from past several days, was shifted to a hospital in Srinagar where he had to undergo several diagnostic tests. »

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Islamabad, December 01 (KMS): Foreign Office, today, expressed its disappointment at the relentless propaganda campaign by the Indian media against Pakistan on the Kartarpur corridor initiative.

Prime Minister Imran Khan on Wednesday performed the groundbreaking of the long-awaited corridor connecting Gurdwara Darbar Sahib in Kartarpur area of Narowal district to Dera Baba Nanak in India’s Gurdaspur district. »

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Srinagar, December 01 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Muslim League (JKML) has strongly condemned the raids on the houses of its leaders, Abdul Ahad Parra, Feroz Ahmed Khan, Abdul Hameed Wagay and harassment of their families by the Indian men in uniform and termed it political vendetta.

The JKML spokesman, Sajad Ayoubi in a statement issued in Srinagar said that the forces’ personnel raided the house of illegally detained party leader, Feroz Ahmed Khan, and harassed his family in the name of search operation and ransacked their household goods and took away their mobile phones. »

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Srinagar, December 01 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the illegally detained Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF), Muhammad Yasin Malik has said that India cannot suppress the Kashmiris’ voices through use of brute force.

Muhammad Yasin Malik in a statement issued in Srinagar said that India was using every weapon and tactic to weaken the freedom sentiment of the people of Kashmir but would never succeed in its sinister designs. »

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Srinagar, December 01 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, complete shutdown was observed in poll-bound areas of the Kashmir valley on the call of Joint Resistance Leadership.

All shops and business establishments remained closed while public transport was off the road in poll-bound areas of Arin, Sopore, Khaipora, Chandilwanigam, Newa, Dadsara, Devsar, Pahloo, Shaahabad, Hiller and Verinag. »

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Srinagar, December 01 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Hurriyat forum, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq has said that military approach cannot resolve disputes and the Kashmir issue should be settled through meaningful and result-oriented dialogue.

Mirwaiz Umar Farooq in a statement issued in Srinagar said that the opening of Kartarpur corridor, which connects the holiest Sikh shrines in Indian and Pakistani Punjab, was the outcome of a humanitarian approach by the two countries that should also be followed in the case of Kashmir. »

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Srinagar, December 01 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the State Administrative Council (SAC), headed by Governor, Satya Pal Malik, has cleared a proposal that renders the toothless Human Rights Commission of the territory more ineffective body.

The SAC gave its nod for amending “The Jammu & Kashmir Protection of Human Rights Act” that will bar the commission to probe any complaint of human rights violation submitted one year after the incident. »

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Srinagar, December 01 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops in their unabated acts of state terrorism martyred forty eight (48) Kashmiris during the last month of November.

According to the data issued by the Research Section of Kashmir Media Service, today, those martyred included three (3) women and two (2) teenage boys.

The killings during the month rendered four (4) women widowed and eleven (11) children orphaned. One hundred ninety six (196) persons were injured due to the firing of bullets, pellets and teargas shells against peaceful demonstrators and mourners by the Indian army, paramilitary and police personnel. One hundred sixty nine (169) people, mostly youth and Hurriyat leaders and activists, were arrested. »

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Srinagar, December 01 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik has expressed grave concern over the provocative and threatening remarks of Indian Army Chief, General Bipin Rawat.

General Bipin Rawat delivering a lecture at the Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses in New Delhi on Wednesday said that the army could use drones in Jammu and Kashmir or in Pakistan territory as long as there was no backlash from the public or from the international community. »

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Chandigarh, December 01 (KMS): The Dal Khalsa, an Amritsar-based Sikh organisation, has said that peace in region is directly linked to the settlement of the Kashmir dispute and Kartarpur corridor can play only a limited role in facilitating the dialogue.

According to Kashmir Media Service, Dal Khalsa spokesman, Kanwar Pal Singh, in a statement issued in Chandigarh said directly linking the opening of Kartarpur corridor with Pak-India peace is not only exaggeration of issue but sinister move to ensure that the project runs into rough weather. »

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