UN urged to help end Pak-India hostilities

Srinagar, March 02 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyat leaders and organizations have strongly condemned the imposition of ban on Jamaat-e-Islami of the territory by the Indian government, terming the action as unethical and unconstitutional.

The Joint Resistance Leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik in a statement issued in Srinagar denounced in strong terms the arbitrary decision of the Indian Government of banning Jamaat-e-Islami after a crackdown on its cadres and rampant arrests. It said Jamaat-e-Islami has been running many schools and educational institutions across the valley as a socio-religious organisation for decades. The JRL said that the Kashmiris would collectively resist any assault on Articles 370 and 35-A of the Indian Constitution that grant special status and rights to Jammu and Kashmir and its people »

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Jalandhar, March 02 (KMS): Dal Khalsa, an Amritsar-based Sikh organization, has urged the United Nations to intervene and end hostilities between the two nuclear countries India and Pakistan as the entire region is under threat.

Dal Khalsa spokesman in a statement issued in Jalanhar urged the World Body to convene a special session of the General Assembly on Kashmir dispute for its permanent resolution. »

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Srinagar, March 02 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Private Schools Association has condemned the decision to seal private schools run by Jamaat-e-Islami under Fallah-e-Aam Trust (FAT) as it will affect around one lakh students and push the territory into an educational crisis.

The Chairman of Association, G N Var in a statement issued in Srinagar said FAT is purely concerned with education and it has nothing to do with the politics. “These are recognised private schools teaching syllabus prescribed by the Board of School Education and are like any other private school following all the rules,” he added. »

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Allahabad, March 02 (KMS): Another Kashmiri student has been suspended by the college authorities in north India for his comments on social media.

The student, Ahtisham-ul-Hassan, a resident of Shamsipora area of Islamabad district, has received threats on social media and has even been called a “terrorist” while newspapers have described his comments objectionable.

Ahtisham is a final year student pursuing B.Sc (Hons) Biotechnology at the Sam Higginbottom University of Agriculture, Technology and Sciences, Allahabad. »

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Srinagar, March 02 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyat leaders and organizations have strongly condemned the imposition of ban on Jamaat-e-Islami of the territory by the Indian government.

The Joint Resistance Leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik in a statement issued in Srinagar said Jamaat-e-Islami has been running many schools and educational institutions across the valley as a socio-religious organisation for decades. »

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Srinagar, March 02 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the constitutional experts have said that Governor Satya Pal Malik had no authority to recommend any amendments in Article 370 of the Indian Constitution that grants special status to Jammu and Kashmir.

The Indian Government Thursday gave nod to the promulgation of an ordinance for giving reservation benefits to Special Casts and Special Tribes in occupied Kashmir by amending a clause of Article 370. The amendment was made on the recommendation of Governor Satya Pal Malik. »

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Several properties belonging to JI sealed

Srinagar, March 02 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Jamaat-e-Islami while terming the imposition of ban on it by the Indian government as unconstitutional, undemocratic and unethical has said that it will move court to challenge the action.

The JI in a statement issued in Srinagar said the organization carries out its activities peacefully which are transparent and visible. “The Jamaat works on priority basis for propagation of Islamic teachings, development of society and dignity of humanity,” it said. »

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United Nations, March 02 (KMS): UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres has welcomed the release of Indian Air Force Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman by Pakistan and asked both countries to keep up the positive momentum.

A statement issued by his spokesperson’s office shortly after Varthaman returned to India said, “We welcome the news of the Pakistani authorities releasing the captive Indian pilot. The Secretary General calls on both parties to sustain this positive momentum and engage in further constructive dialogue.” »

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Srinagar, March 02 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, hundreds of Kashmiri students, who left their educational institutions in several cities of India because of attacks in the aftermath of Pulwama incident, are reluctant to return their institutes, which have asked them to resume classes.

Coordinator of the Jammu and Kashmir Students Association (JKSO), Mursal Banday, in a media interview said that in the aftermath of the Pulwama incident, the association alone facilitated the return of as many as 1,200 students who were expelled or asked to leave by their respective institutions. »

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New Delhi, March 02 (KMS): Khalsa Aid International, a UK-based humanitarian relief charity organization, rescued Kashmiris and provided them with food and shelter despite receiving hate mails for helping the stranded Kashmiris who were trying to escape the mobs in various states of India following the Pulwama incident of February 14. »

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