2019 June 28 » Kashmir Media Service

Srinagar, June 28 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of All Parties Hurriyat Conference, Syed Ali Gilani, has said that the Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi’s in his recent remarks impliedly accepted that Kashmir is an unresolved issue and its fate is yet to be decided.

Narendra Modi in his speech in Lok Sabha had said that “had Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel been the first Prime Minister of India, Kashmir dispute would have been resolved”.

Syed Ali Gilani in a statement said, historical facts despite being denied by not only the India but its ocean of people for decades, can in no way fade away the Kashmir dispute. He said, “Not only whole world but United Nations itself is signatory to its disputed nature and people of Jammu and Kashmir have a unanimous stand that this dispute should be resolved peacefully once for all. Prime Minister of a voluminous country, amongst the elected representatives, indirectly acknowledging the fact, proves that historical realities cannot be brushed aside even by the military might, brute force or repeated denial for decades together.” »

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Srinagar, June 28 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, senior APHC leader and the Chairman of Tehreek-e-Hurriyat, Muhammad Ashraf Sehrai, expressing concern over the plight of illegally detained Kashmiris in different jails has demanded their unconditional release.

Muhammad Ashraf Sehrai in a statement issued in Srinagar said that all the accusations against the Kashmiri detainees were politically motivated and aimed at forcing them into submission. He said that most of the detainees were suffering from severe ailments. He said to prolong the detention of these Kashmiri prisoners, the authorities deliberately often don’t produce them before the courts on time for fair trial. »

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Srinagar, June 28 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Hurriyat forum, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, has sought the intervention of international rights bodies to end the plight of the Kashmiri political prisoners.

Mirwaiz Umar Farooq addressing a gathering at Jamia Masjid in Srinagar, today, said the plight of Kashmiri political prisoners in various jails outside the Kashmir valley is a matter of concern for all. He said despite the Indian Supreme Court ruling, prisoners are deliberately kept in jails outside the territory. »

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Demos against ill-treatment of detainees, killing of youth

Srinagar, June 28 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops in their fresh act of state terrorism martyred one more Kashmiri youth in Badgam district, today.

The troops martyred the youth during a violent cordon and search operation in Gund Chekpora area of the district. The troops also destroyed a residential house in the area. The killing of the youth triggered forceful demonstrations in the area. Indian police and troops fired bullets, pellets and teargas shells to disperse the protesters, injuring several demonstrators. The occupation authorities snapped mobile internet service in the entire district. The troops also launched a cordon and search operation in Harwan area of Sopore. »

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Islamabad, June 28 (KMS): The All Parties Hurriyat Conference Azad Jammu and Kashmir (APHC-AJK) chapter has said that India is using different tactics to harass the Kashmiri people.

The APHC-AJK leaders on the call of APHC Chairman, Syed Ali Gilani, gathered in Islamabad and held a meeting, today, with its Convener, Syed Abdullah Gilani, in chair. »

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Brussels, June 28 (KMS): Brussels-based International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) has condemned the increasing spate of attacks and murders of media workers in India and has called on the Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, for urgent action into poor record on journalists’ safety in the country.

The IFJ and its affiliates, the Indian Journalist Union (IJU) and the National Union of Journalists – India (NUJI), in a statement issued on the website of the IFJ strongly condemned the recent attacks including the killing by immolation of a journalist in Madhya Pradesh and a night attack on a female journalist in New Delhi. »

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Srinagar, June 28 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Hurriyat forum, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and other Hurriyat leaders and organisations have expressed grief and shock over the killing of eleven students and injuring of several others in a road accident on Mughal Road in Shopian district, yesterday.

Mirwaiz Umar Farooq in a statement issued in Srinagar condoled with the bereaved families of the killed students and prayed for the early recovery of injured. »

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Srinagar, June 28 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, a delegation of Jammu and Kashmir Peoples Movement (JKPM) met the Chairperson of Muslim Khawateen Markaz, Yasmeen Raja, at her residence in Pampore area of Pulwama and expressed solidarity with her.

Yasmeen Raja had recently returned from New Delhi after appearing before the India’s infamous National Investigation Agency (NIA) in a false case registered against her. »

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Srinagar, June 28 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops launched a cordon and search operation in Sopore, today.

The troops cordoned off Harwan area of Sopore and started door-to-door searches. The operation continued till last reports came in.

A large number of troops and police personnel have been deployed in the area.

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London, June 28 (KMS): The Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) UK Chapter has expressed concern over the rapidly falling health of illegally detained party Chairman, Muhammad Yasin Malik, in New Delhi’s Tihar jail.

JKLF in a meeting held in London with its Diplomatic Bureau Chairman, Professor Zafar Khan in chair, took full stock of the situation arising out of the initial arrest of Yasin Malik under the draconian law, Public Safety Act (PSA), in February and the ban imposed on the party in March in occupied Kashmir. »

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