Srinagar, February 14 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Tehreek-e-Hurriyat Jammu and Kashmir Chairman, Mohammad Ashraf Sehrai has said that any misadventure against Article 35A will have catastrophic repercussions, as it is a matter of life and death for the people of Jammu and Kashmir.

Muhammad Ashraf Sehrai in a statement issued in Srinagar said, the agenda of Indian establishment is to erode the internationally recognized disputed status of the territory. He added that abrogation of Article 35A would lead to creation of another Palestine in South Asia and the people of Kashmir would have no identity, at individual or collective levels. He said, “All segments of society are on the same page to resist and fight this serious assault on our existence.” »

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Srinagar, February 14 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, at least 44 Indian paramilitary troops were killed and dozens others were injured in blast in Pulwama district, today.

The blast occurred when a bus of Indian Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) they were travelling in was hit by a car laden with explosives along Srinagar-Jammu highway at Lathpora -Awantipore in Pulwama district on Thursday.

A police official said that an attacker rammed the car into the CRPF bus triggering off intensive blasts. »

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Srinagar, February 14 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of All Parties Hurriyat Conference (APHC), Syed Ali Gilani, the Hurriyat forum Chairman, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and other Hurriyat leaders and organizations have paid tributes to two Kashmiri youth martyred by Indian troops in Badgam, yesterday.

The youth were martyred by the troops during a cordon and search operation at Wathroora in Chadoora area of the district.

Syed Ali Gilani in a statement issued in Srinagar said insensitivity of the Indian authorities is the sole reason for the unabated bloodshed. He said these youth are spilling their hot blood for the great and sacred cause of Kashmir and the people of Kashmir are indebted to the martyrs for their ultimate sacrifice. “It is the collective responsibility of the people of Kashmir and the leadership to take the ongoing freedom movement to its logical conclusion,” he added. »

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Jammu, February 14 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, S J S Mangal, central executive member of Jammu and Kashmir United Peace Movement and Vice President of Shiromani Akali Dal (Maan) expired in Jammu, today.

The Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Freedom Movement, Muhammad Sharif Sartaj, Advocate M R Quareshi, Advocate Imtiaz Mir, Advocate Rauf Lone, Professor Ayub Didar and Sikh leaders S Gurdev Singh, S Narinder Singh Khalsa, Himmat Singh and Shivraj Singh expressed condolences over the demise of S J S Mangal.

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Srinagar, February 14 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, an Indian soldier committed suicide by shooting himself in Jammu city.

The soldier identified as Sepoy Sandeep Singh, a resident of Indian state of Punjab, ended his life by shooting himself in the head with his service rifle during guard duty at an army camp near Panama Chowk in Jammu, an army official said.

His colleagues rushed to the scene on hearing the gunshot and found him dead, he added.

This incident raised the number of such deaths amongst the Indian troops and police personnel to 422 in occupied Kashmir since January 2007 till date.

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Srinagar, February 14 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Hurriyat forum, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, today, visited SMHS hospital in Srinagar to enquire about the condition of students injured in a grenade blast in Kakapora area of Pulwama district.

Mirwaiz Umar Farooq taking to the social networking site, Twitter, said he was pained to see the injured students in hospital. “I visited the injured school children from Kakpora, Pulwama at SMHS and was pained to see them in hospital.” He prayed for early recovery the students. »

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Srinagar, February 14 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian police arrested a prominent Hurriyat activist in Kupwara district.

A police team arrested the Hurriyat activist, Muhammad Akram Najar, during a night raid at Kralgund in Handwara area of the district.

A police officer said Akram is an APHC activist and was evading arrest since 2015. He is accused of being involved in pro-freedom activities.

On the other hand, unknown gunmen shot at and injured a civilian, Lateef Ahmed, in Nowpora area of Tral. »

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Srinagar, February 14 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of All Parties Hurriyat Conference, Syed Ali Gilani, has termed back to back mysterious blasts in the territory as a well-thought-out conspiracy by India.

Syed Ali Gilani in a statement issued in Srinagar expressed serious concern and anguish over the killing of a 15-year-old boy, Suhail Ahmed Wani, in Drugmulla, Kupwara, and injuring of dozens of students in Kakapora area of Pulwama due to mysterious blasts. »

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Troops martyr two youth in IOK

Srinagar, February 13 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, shutdown was observed, today, against the Indian designs to change the demography of the territory by revoking Articles 35-A and 370 of the Indian Constitution.

All for the strike was given by the Joint Resistance Leadership and supported by various political parties and organizations including Jamaat-e-Islami of the occupied territory, Kashmir Centre for Social and Development Studies and Kashmir Chamber of Commerce and Industry. All shops and business establishments were closed while traffic was mostly off the road. Indian forces’ personnel were deployed in strength across the valley. »

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Srinagar, February 13 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyat forum Chairman, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq on Wednesday demanded the release of a journalism student who has been booked under draconian Public Safety Act.

Aadil Farooq, pursuing MA in Journalism from Central University of Kashmir was booked under the black law, Public Safety Act on the fake charge of being ‘over ground worker’ of mujahidee’. His family has flatly refuted the charge.

Mirwaiz Umar Farooq condemned Farooq’s arrest and said that he had been falsely booked under Public Safety Act and shifted to Kotbhalwal Jail in Jammu.

Meanwhile, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq in a statement expressed concern over the killing of as many as 28 innocent students in a mysterious blast in at a school in Kakapora area of Pulwama district. He said that precious human lives were lost due to uncertainty and political instability in the occupied territory.

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