Thousands participate in martyr’s funeral
Srinagar, March 24 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, complete shutdown was observed, today, against the ban by Indian government on Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front led by Muhammad Yasin Malik for its pro-freedom activities.

Call for the strike was given by the Joint Resistance Leadership. All shops and other business establishments were closed across the valley while the traffic was off the roads. Police and paramilitary forces were deployed in strength to foil anti-India protests. Yasin Malik is presently lodged at Kot Bhalwal Jail in Jammu under draconian law, Public Safety Act. Crackdown operations have been launched against the party leaders and activists in the territory. »

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JKLF rejects ban as Modi’s election stunt

Srinagar, March 24 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the authorities, after banning the Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF), have started a crackdown against the party by calling its leaders and activists to the police stations.

A senior police officer said that numerous JKLF leaders and activists have been asked on telephone to report at their respective police stations.

The Indian government has empowered the authorities in the territory to prohibit the use of spaces and funds by the JKLF. »

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Srinagar, March 24 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyat leaders have strongly condemned the killing of an 11 years old child, Aatif Mir at Hajin town in Bandipora district and paid rich tributes to the martyrs of Sopore, Bandipora and Shopian.

Shabbir Ahmad Dar, Muhammad Iqbal Mir, Imtiyaz Ahmad Reshi, Ghulam Nabi Wasim and Ghulam Nabi War in their joint statement in Srinagar said Kashmiris are offering huge sacrifices and the resistance movement is heading towards its destination. »

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Srinagar, March 24 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Ameer of Jamaat-e-Islami, Dr Abdul Hamid Fayaz who was booked under draconian Public Safety Act (PSA) earlier, was shifted to Kathua Jail in Jammu on Sunday morning.

Dr Abdul Hamid Fayaz was detained on February 23 from his residence at Hyderpora and was placed under police detention. Today early morning he was shifted to Kathua Jail from Budgam police station, media reports said. »

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Bengaluru, March 24 (KMS): A 24-year-old civil engineering student of Kashmiri was assaulted by a group of four Hindu youth at the CMRIT College in Bengaluru, the capital city of India’s Karnataka state.

The victim told media that he had no idea why he was assaulted. Absar Zahoor Dhar, from Srinagar in Kashmir, suffered grievous injuries to his hand, head and face. »

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Srinagar, March 24 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian authorities have booked two Jamaat-e-Islami activists under draconian Public Safety Act (PSA) in Bandipora district.

An Indian official confirmed that Hafiz Muhammad Sikander Malik and Sheikh Ali Muhammad had been booked under PSA and were shifted to Kot Bhalwal jail in Jammu. »

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Srinagar, March 24 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, complete shutdown is being observed, today, against the banning of Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front by the Indian government.

Call for the strike has been given by the Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik.

All shops and other business establishments are closed in Srinagar and other big and small cities of the valley while the traffic is off the road. The police and paramilitary forces have set up checkpoints at several places. In Srinagar downtown, police and paramilitary forces were deployed to foil possible protests. »

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Srinagar, March 24 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, thousands of people participated in the funeral prayers of the martyred youth, Tahir Ahmad Dar, in Sopore area of north Kashmir’s Baramulla district.

Tahir Ahmad Dar was killed along with another youth during a three-day cordon and search operation by the Indian troops in Warpora area of Sopore on Saturday. »

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Srinagar, March 24 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyat leaders and organizations have strongly denounced the ban on Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) led by illegally detained Muhammad Yasin Malik.

The Chairman of Hurriyat forum, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq in a statement issued in Srinagar said, “Such anti-Kashmir tactics will neither change the reality of Kashmir dispute nor the urgency to resolve it.”

Senior APHC leader and President of Anjuman Sharie Shian, Agha Syed Hassan Al-Moosvi Al-Safvi in a statement strongly condemned the ban on Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) by the Indian government. While denouncing the ban on JKLF and Jamaat-e-Islami, he said such anti-Kashmir tactics would not change the reality of the Kashmir dispute. »

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Srinagar, March 24 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Democratic Freedom Party has said that banning of political activities has made the atmosphere suffocative in the territory where people are compelled to shoulder the coffins on daily basis.

The DFP spokesman in a statement issued in Srinagar said that the future of democracy was bleak in Kashmir.

“Authorities have jailed leaders like DFP Chairman Shabbir Ahmad Shah and people have been left at the mercy of the men in uniform who have been set free to silent the masses by using whatever means they like to use,” he added. »

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