Srinagar, May 12 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the All Parties Hurriyat Conference Chairman, Syed Ali Gilani has condemned the barbaric police action on a detainee at police station, General Bus Stand, Islamabad and demanded a strong notice by the local and international human rights organizations against the grave violation of prisoner’s rights. »

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Thousands of Kashmiri mothers awaiting sons

Srinagar, May 12 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops in their fresh act of state terrorism martyred two Kashmiri youth in Shopian district, today.

The youth were killed by the troops during a cordon and search operation in Satipora area of the district. The martyred youth were identified as Basharat Ahmad and Tariq Ahmad. Police claimed that Tariq Ahmad, a resident of Khasipora, was a former Special Police Officer, who joined armed struggle in April, last year. The killing triggered clashes between local youth and the forces’ personnel in the area. The authorities snapped Internet services in the southern district. Troops also launched a search operation in Bijbehara area of Islamabad district. »

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Srinagar, May 12 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, senior APHC leader and the Tehreek-e-Hurriyat Jammu and Kashmir Chairman, Mohammad Ashraf Sehrai and other Hurriyat leaders have paid tributes to two Kashmiri youth martyred by Indian troops in Shopian, today.

Mohammad Ashraf Sehrai in a statement issued in Srinagar said because of the repressive policies of the Indian government Kashmiris’ fourth generation has been pushed to the wall. The insensitivity of the Indian authorities is the sole reason of the unabated bloodshed even continued in this holy month of Ramadan, he deplored. »

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Srinagar, May 12 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the widow of a youth martyred by Indian troops, last year, passed away today after losing a battle with a brain tumour in south Kashmir’s Shopian district.

The deceased woman identified as Shaheena died at her native village Heff, after losing a battle with fatal disease brain tumour. Her husband, martyr Bilal Ahmad was killed last year during a cordon and search operation by Indian forces. »

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Srinagar, May 12 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, two Indian army soldiers were injured in an Under Barrel Grenade Launcher (UBGL) blast in Machil sector of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district.

The two army men sustained injuries in the blast near Line of Control (LoC) in Machil sector. The injured soldiers were identified as Havaldar Jaipal Singh Tomar (39) and Naik Vikram Mane (33) of 56 Rashtria Rifles. »

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Srinagar, May 12 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian police detained as many as two dozen youth from Rathsuna village of Tral in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district.

A huge contingent of police personnel raided several residential houses in Rathsuna and arrested at least two dozen youth. »

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Srinagar, May 12 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the High Court has ordered Crime Branch to probe a complaint of gang rape by a woman against three police and public officers. She said that she was raped following demolition of her house in Jammu.

As per the complaint filed by the woman, a Demolition Squad led by the SDM, North, Jammu along with the three officers demolished her house on August 3, 2018. She claimed that not only her house was demolished without any notice or warning but she was also manhandled on the spot by a senior police officer who forcibly put her into the van and took her to the Police Post, Chinore. »

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Srinagar, May 12 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Anjuman-e-Auqaf (AeA) Jamia Masjid, Srinagar, while reiterating its demand for removal of the siege-like restrictions of the mosque by Indian forces, particularly on Juma prayers has said that the presence of the troops in such a large number damages centrality and sanctity of the historical mosque. »

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Srinagar, May 12 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, at least twenty sheep were killed and others were injured in an attack by unknown persons late last night in upper reaches of Sopore in Baramulla district.

A police officer said that a shepherd Waseem Ahmad Mir, a resident of Adipora Sopore had lodged a complaint with police station, Sopore, that a group of at least 15 people carried the attack killing 20 sheep and injuring 20 others. »

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Srinagar, May 12 (KMS): When most parts of the world are observing Mother’s Day, today, thousands of Kashmiri women continue to wait for the return of their sons subjected to disappearance in custody by Indian troops in occupied Kashmir over the past 30 years.

A report released by the Research Section of Kashmir Media Service on Mother’s Day, today, said that the continued Indian state terrorism had resulted in the killing of 95,353 Kashmiris including women and children from 1989 to 11th of May 2019. As many as 22,901 women have been widowed by the Indian forces and 11,120 women were raped, disgraced or molested during the period. »

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