India’s ED attaches property of jailed Shabbir Shah

Srinagar, March 29 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops in their fresh act of state terrorism martyred two more Kashmiri youth in Badgam district, today, raising the number of martyred youth to six since Wednesday night.

The troops martyred the two youth during a cordon and search operation at Sutsoo Kalan in Nowgam area of the district. Earlier, five Indian troops were injured in an attack in the same area. During similar operations, the troops had killed three youth in Shopian on Wednesday night and another in Kupwara, yesterday.

The Joint Resistance Leadership in a statement in Srinagar said the killing of Kashmiri youth during cordon and search operations across the Kashmir valley is painful. It also termed as a welcome move the European Parliament Members’ letter to the Indian Government in which they expressed grave concern over continued human rights violations in occupied Kashmir and demanded repeal of draconian laws, ban on use of pellet guns and action as per the recommendations in the Kashmir report of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights. »

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Srinagar, March 29 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Tehreek-e-Hurriyat Jammu and Kashmir, Muhammad Ashraf Sehrai, paying tributes to two Kashmiri youth martyred in Badgam district has said that the people of Kashmir are sacrificing their lives for a sacred cause.

The troops martyred the youth during a cordon and search operation at Sutsoo Kalan in Nowgam area of the district.

Reiterating the Kashmiris’ resolve to continue the liberation movement till its logical conclusion, Muhammad Ashraf Sehrai said that the blood of Kashmiri martyrs would not be allowed to go waste and their mission would be accomplished despite all odds. »

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Srinagar, March 29 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyat leaders have paid glowing tributes to prominent martyred Kashmiri freedom leaders, Ashfaq Majid Wani and Advocate Jalil Ahmed Andrabi, on their anniversaries.

Hurriyat leaders, Shabbir Ahmed Dar, Muhammad Iqbal Mir, Imtiyaz Ahmed Reshi, Ghulan Nabi Wasim and Ghulam Nabi War in their statements in Srinagar said that Shaheed Ashfaq Majeed Wani was a born freedom fighter with leadership qualities and he always led from the front. »

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Srinagar, March 29 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, an Indian soldier was killed after he rolled down into s deep gorge in Baramulla district.

The soldier slipped into a gorge during patrolling in Turna area of Boniyar in the district.

The soldier immediately shifted to a nearby hospital in a critical condition. However, doctors present there declared him brought dead.

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Islamabad, March 29 (KMS): The Vice Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Peoples Movement (JKPM), Abdul Majeed Malik, has said that sham elections in occupied Kashmir cannot be an alternative to the Kashmiris’ right to self-determination.

Abdul Majeed Malik talking to Kashmiri refugees based in Gujranwala and Jhelum said that India wanted to enact election drama in the occupied territory to hoodwink the international community but would never succeed in its nefarious designs. He said lacs of Kashmiri people have sacrificed their lived for securing their birthright to self-determination which would not be allowed to go waste. »

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Srinagar, March 29 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, a group of Pakistani spouses of former Kashmiri mujahideen (militants) staged a protest in Srinagar, today, seeking their rights and travel documents to visit Pakistan.

The women had arrived in occupied Kashmir along with their husbands after the then puppet chief Minister, Omar Abdullah, announced a rehabilitation programme for surrendered militants in 2010. »

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Srinagar, March 29 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, India’s notorious investigating agency, Enforcement Directorate (ED) has attached the property of illegally detained senior APHC leader and the Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Democratic Freedom Party (DFP), Shabbir Ahmed Shah, in Effandi Bagh, Rawalpora area of Srinagar.

The ED said that the property was in the name of Shabbir Ahmed Shah’s wife and daughters. The agency has attached the property of the APHC leader for his pro-freedom activities.

The property attached, according to ED, has been gifted to Shabbir Shah’s wife and daughters by his sisters in law in 2005 which was purchased in their name by his father in law in 1999.

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Srinagar, March 29 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Human Rights Commission has issued notice to Commissioner Secretary, Home Department, and Director General of Police (DGP), with respect to a petition seeking shifting of Jamiat Ahl-e-Hadith Vice President, Maulana Mushtaq Ahmed Veeri from Kathua to Srinagar.

The Commission member, Dilshada Shaheen, issued the notice to the officers to respond to the contentions of a petition that the religious scholar has been detained illegally under draconian law, Public Safety Act (PSA), and has been shifted to Kathua Jail in Jammu. »

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Srinagar, March 29 (KMS): Indian brutalities in occupied Kashmir have forced scholars and educated youth to take up arms against Indian state terrorism, Washington Post has said in a report.

The report said that the numbers of young Kashmiris turning to the armed resistance was growing and not just the youth but also professors had also started standing up against Indian atrocities in the occupied territory.

The Washington Post report shared the account of a professor Muhammad Rafi Butt. He failed to attend a faculty meeting at the University of Kashmir one Friday afternoon last year and no one knew of his whereabouts till two days later, when his colleagues turned on their televisions and saw that he was martyred by Indian troops during a cordon and search operation in Badigam village of the Shopian district. »

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Srinagar, March 29 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the family members of the illegally detained Kashmiris lodged at Islamabad district jail have said that the inmates are being denied medical care and proper food at the prison.

The families and relatives of the illegally detained Hurriyat leaders and activists told media that the jail, with a capacity for 65 inmates, is presently housing around 200 detainees, amid an utter neglect of health and hygiene.

“The detainees are not allowed to visit the hospital and when we take medicines for them, they are not allowed inside,” one of families said, adding “Falling ill inside this jail can prove life threatening for our loved ones.” »

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