2019 April » Kashmir Media Service

Srinagar, April 12 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Parwan-e-Wilayet has termed the so-called Indian parliamentary elections in the territory as a useless exercise, saying the sham elections are no substitute to the Kashmiris’ right to self-determination.

The Parwani-Wilayet in a statement in Srinagar said the election contestants are trying to befool the people by making fake promises of providing basic facilities. These traitors are slaves of India and have never succeeded in their vested interests, it added. »

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Srinagar, April 12 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the All Parties Hurriyat Conference Chairman, Syed Ali Gilani, has said that Indian rulers are using their investigating agencies as a war weapon to suppress the Kashmiri people in general and Hurriyat leaders and activists in particular.

Syed Ali Gilani in a statement issued in Srinagar strongly condemned the India’s Enforcement Directorate (ED) notice to daughters of illegally detained senior APHC leader, Shabbir Ahmad Shah, arrest of JKLF Chairman, Muhammad Yasin Malik, by National Investigation Agency (NIA) and shifting him to Delhi’s Tihar jail, repeated quizzing of Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and shifting of leaders of Jamaat-e-Islami and other religious organizations to jails outside the valley. »

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Srinagar, April 12 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the All Parties Hurriyat Conference (APHC) Chairman, Syed Ali Gilani and other Hurriyat leaders and organizations have strongly condemned the killing of a teenage student, Owais Ahmed Mir, by Indian troops at Mandigam in Kupwara yesterday.

The student was killed when the troops opened fire on protesters in Langate area of Kupwara after the polling in the sham poll in Baramulla parliamentary constituency concluded, yesterday. »

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Srinagar, April 12 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Hurriyat forum, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, has said that the Indian government is using its agencies to put pressure on resistance leaders.

Mirwaiz Umar Farooq on Thursday returned to Srinagar after being quizzed for four consecutive days by India’s infamous National Investigation Agency (NIA) in New Delhi. »

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New Delhi April 12 (KMS): An associate of illegally detained Chairperson of Dukhtaran-e-Millat, Aasiya Andrabi, arrested in a fake case of waging war against India, opposed in a Delhi court the Indian National Investigation’s plea for recording her voice sample for their probe.

A lawyer appearing for Naheeda Nasreen, told Special Judge Rakesh Syal that the NIA’s demand for voice sample of his client was not permissible under the law. »

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Srinagar, April 12 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the High Court has directed the authorities of Udhampur Jail to provide all medical facilities to illegally detained Hurriyat leader and the President of Muslim Deeni Mahaz, Dr Muhammad Qasim Fakhtoo.

The directive was passed to the jail Superintendent to take necessary steps in this regard and ensure proper medical facilities to the detained leader. »

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Srinagar, April 12 (KM): In occupied Kashmir, several people were injured when Indian troops and police used brute force on protesters in Baramulla, Kupwara and Bandipora districts.

Indian police and troops fired pellets and teargas shells on protesters in Sopore, Bomai, Palhalan, Hampora, Baigpora, Kralagun, Hajin, Nadi Khai, Lankarshipora, Sadarkote, Pazalpora, Chack Reshipora, Baharabad and other areas of the districts, injuring several of them including a 12th class student, Yasin Ahmad Butt. The Indian troops also barged into the houses and ransacked the household goods in Hajin and Hampora Langate areas. »

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Srinagar, April 11 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, a teenage boy, who was a seventh class student, was killed when Indian forces opened fire on protesters in Langate area of Kupwara after the end of sham polling for the Baramulla parliamentary constituency, today.

Youth took to the streets in Mandigam village of Langate and staged anti-India protests. The troops fired pellets to quell the protests, resulting in death of a teenager, identified as Owais Mir, a resident of Mandigam. »

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2 dozen more political prisoners shifted to India

Srinagar, April 11 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the normal life was paralysed by complete shutdown, today, against the drama being enacted in the name of parliamentary elections in the territory and brutal measures against the Kashmiri people and their leadership.

call for the strike was given by the Joint Resistance Leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik. The shutdown was also aimed at registering protest against the victimization of Hurriyat leaders and their family members by India’s infamous National Investigation Agency and the closure of Kashmir’s main highway. All shops, business establishments and educational institutions were closed while attendance in government and private offices was very thin. Transport was also off the road. The JRL has also called for shutdown in the areas during the next phases of the polls. »

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Srinagar, April 11 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, curfew continues to remain enforced in Kishtwar, Doda and Bhaderwah areas of Jammu region on the third consecutive day, today.

Curfew was imposed in these areas after unknown gunmen killed RSS leader, Chandrakant Singh, and his personal security officer, Rajinder Kumar, at district hospital Kishtwar.

Heavy contingents of Indian military, paramilitary and police personnel have been deployed along the roads to prevent protests against the killings. »

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