Srinagar, April 30 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, who is also head of Anjuman-e-Auqaf Jamia Masjid, Srinagar, chaired an important meeting to take stock of the arrangements in and around the grand Masjid, ahead of the start of holy month of Ramadan.

The meeting was attended by all members of the managing body of Jamia Masjid. Mirwaiz Umar Farooq felicitated the Muslims around the world in general and in Kashmir in particular on the advent of Ramadan, stating that the fasting month provides a great opportunity for the believers to repent their sins and get closer to Almighty Allah seeking his blessings. »

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Srinagar, April 30 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the authorities shifted, today, 22 inmates from Srinagar Central Jail to Baramulla and Kupwara jails.

Reports said that today morning a team of officials headed by Naib Tehsildar came to the jail and informed the inmates about the shift.

The reports said that a large contingent of Indian Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel was ready outside the jail to prevent any protest by the inmates. »

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Islamabad, April 30 (KMS): The All Parties Hurriyat Conference Azad Jammu and Kashmir (APHC-AJK) chapter has urged the international community to take notice of Indian atrocities in occupied Kashmir.

The APHC-AJK at a meeting in Islamabad, today, strongly denounced the harassment of Kashmiri resistance leaders by India‚Äôs infamous National Investigation Agency (NIA). The meeting was presided over by convener, Syed Abudllah Gilani. The participants of the meeting said that India was using different tactics to harass the Kashmiri people. »

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Srinagar, April 30 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian police arrested more than two dozen people including a PhD scholar in overnight raids in different areas of South Kashmir.

The forces on late last night surrounded a cluster of houses in Murran area of Pulwama town and detained twenty-one people. These youth, according to the officials, were detained for questioning for their alleged role in stone pelting incidents on forces. »

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