Srinagar, June 25 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) has expressed serious concern over the deteriorating health condition of illegally detained party Chairman, Muhammad Yasin Malik, in New Delhi’s Tihar Jail.

The JKLF spokesman in a statement issued in Srinagar said Yasin Malik has been suffering from an acute infection in one of his eyes for the last two weeks. He condemned the attitude of the jail authorities due to which his health condition is deteriorating day by day. Yasin Malik is not being provided with appropriate medical facilities in the jail which is his due right, he said. »

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Indian troops conduct CASOs in Srinagar, Pulwama areas

Srinagar, June 25 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Hurriyat forum led by Mirwaiz Umar Farooq has urged the government of India to take seriously the repeated dialogue offer of Pakistan Prime Minister, Imran Khan, to settle all outstanding issues between the two countries including the Kashmir dispute.

The forum in a statement issued in Srinagar said that the Kashmiris being the most affected party of the Kashmir dispute for the past over seven decades naturally wanted its resolution. It said that the Hurriyat leadership had been maintaining and reiterating that not force but engagement and dialogue among all stakeholders was the best and most peaceful means of the resolution of the Kashmir dispute.

Meanwhile, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq in an interview said that the Hurriyat leadership was always ready to engage for the resolution of the Kashmir dispute. »

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Srinagar, June 25 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian police arrested seven civilians in Srinagar and Pulwama districts.

The police arrested four persons, Owais Ahmed Dar, Adnan Mushtaq Batoo, Qazi Yawar Khalid and Kamil Javed during house raids in downtown area of Srinagar.

The police during house raids arrested two students, Zahoor Ahmed Sheikh and Aaqib Ahmed Malik and a 50-year-old civilian, Bashir Ahmed Malik in Tral area of Pulwama district. »

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Srinagar, June 25 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, senior APHC leader and the Chairman of Tehreek-e-Hurriyat Jammu and Kashmir, Muhammad Ashraf Sehrai, expressed concern over the deteriorating health of illegally detained Kashmiri youth, Sajjad Ahmed Butt of Nagaam Chadoora, in Srinagar Central Jail.

Muhammad Ashraf Sehrai in a statement issued in Srinagar said Sajjad is suffering from severe problem in his ear since a long time, however, he is not being provided specific treatment despite repeated reminders to the jail authorities. “He is being subjected to political vengeance, even at the cost of his severe health problems,” he said. »

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Srinagar, June 25 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian police on Monday night raided the residence of a senior journalist in Srinagar and arrested him.

The 62-year-old Ghulam Jeelani Qadri, who is Printer and Publisher of Urdu daily newspaper Daily Aafaq was arrested during a raid at his residence in Srinagar in an almost three decades old fake case registered against him.

His family said, a police party from Shaheed Gunj police station arrived at the residence of Ghulam Jeelani Qadri and took him to the police station. »

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Srinagar, June 25 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Tehreek-e-Wahdat-e-Islami (TWI), a constituent of the All Parties Hurriyat Conference (APHC), has paid glowing tributes to the Kashmiri martyrs.

The Tehreek-e-Wahdat-e-Islami spokesman in a statement issued in Srinagar paid rich tributes to prominent mujahid commander, Fida Hussain Dar, on his martyrdom anniversary. Dar was martyred by Indian troops on this day in 2000.

He said the people of Kashmir have given unprecedented and countless sacrifices for the Kashmir cause. He said these sacrifices have centre-staged the Kashmir dispute at the international level and would not be allowed to go waste. »

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New Delhi, June 25 (KMS): As many as 334 Indian soldiers were killed from 2016 to 2018 in areas where the draconian law, Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA), is in force, Indian Defence Minister, Rajnath Singh told Parliament.

In a written response to a question in the Rajya Sabha, the upper house of the Indian Parliament, Singh said 113 soldiers were killed in 2016, 125 in 2017 and 96 in 2018 in areas where the AFSPA is in force.

The AFSPA, which gives special powers to the armed forces, is in place in occupied Kashmir and certain parts of the north-east India. »

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Srinagar, June 25 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Hurriyat forum, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, has urged the government of India to take the repeated dialogue offer of Pakistan Prime Minister, Imran Khan, seriously.

Mirwaiz Umar Farooq in a statement issued in Srinagar said Hurriyat leadership had always favoured talks as the means of resolution and there is nothing new in the remark on dialogue. »

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