Srinagar, July 29 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, in view of likelihood of massive uprising against India’s plan to abrogate Article 35A to dent the Kashmir’s special status, a curfew plan mock drill was conducted in Poonch town by Indian forces and the district administration.

The drill was conducted under the supervision of District Magistrate Poonch, Rahul Yadav and Senior Superintendent of Police Poonch, Ramesh Kumar Angral. »

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Indian NIA raids four locations in Baramulla

Srinagar, July 28 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the deployment of 10,000 additional troops has triggered panic among the Kashmiri people, as they see the move as an attempt to crush a possible uprising against any tinkering with the special status of Jammu and Kashmir.

The troops continue to land in the Kashmir valley by special flights or convoys through Jammu-Srinagar highway for the past few days. Apart from the deployment of fresh 100 additional companies, there are already 197 additional companies of paramilitary forces, brought to the valley in the name of elections and Amarnath Yatra. Security of all sensitive installations, including airport, radio station, hydro-power generation projects, paramilitary camps and police stations has been intensified.

Meanwhile, Indian media has claimed that the countdown for removal of the Article 35A of the Indian constitution has started while an elaborate contingency plan has been worked out to tackle the ensuing protests. »

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Srinagar, July 28 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, a high-level delegation of Tehreek-e-Muzahamat led by its Chairman, Bilal Ahmed Siddiqui visited the residences of Ali Muhammad Killay, Latif Ahmed Waza and Mirza Nissar and felicitated them on their acquittal after 23 years of illegal detention in New Delhi’s Tihar jail.

Bilal Sidiqui on the occasion said that their acquittal itself was murder of justice and wished them a better life ahead. He was accompanied by Muhammad Salim Zargar, Reyaz Ahmed, the Chairperson of Muslim Khawateen Markaz, Yasmen Raja, Riffat and others. »

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Srinagar, July 28 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, a local court in Bandipora has granted judicial remand till July 29 to Islami Tanzeem-e-Azadi Chairman, Abdul Samad Inqilabi under draconian law, Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act registered in Hajin police station, last year.

The prosecution, however, had sought 13 days judicial remand of Inqilabi, who was re-arrested immediately by police after his release from Kot Bhalwal jail, Jammu, on July 19 over quashing of his earlier Public Safety Act (PSA) by the High Court. »

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Srinagar, July 28 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Hurriyat Forum led by Mirwaiz Umar Farooq has said that Kashmiri prisoners are deliberately denied a fair trial to prolong their illegal detention.

The forum in a statement issued in Srinagar, while welcoming the release of Mirza Nisar, Ali Muhammad Butt, Lateef Ahmed Waza and Abdul Ghani Goni after illegal detention of 23 years, said that majority of Kashmiri prisoners languishing in various Indian jails for the past 15 to 25 years were being denied a fair trial to prolong their illegal detention. »

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Srinagar, July 28 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the infamous Indian National Investigation Agency (NIA), today, carried out raids at four locations in Baramulla district of north Kashmir.

Media reports said that the NIA officials, accompanied by the Indian police personnel and paramilitary troopers, carried out searches at the houses of four persons associated with cross-LoC trade. »

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Srinagar, July 28 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian forces on Sunday morning launched a cordon and search operation in Handwara area of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district.

The operation was jointly launched by Indian army’s Rashtriya Rifles, Special Operation Group and Central Reserve Police Force at Hamala Pati in Handwara.

Forces conducted house-to-house search operation in the area.

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Acquittal of 4 Kashmiris after 23 years murder of justice

Srinagar, July 27 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops in their fresh act of state terrorism martyred two Kashmiri youth in South Kashmir’s Shopian district, today.

The troops martyred the youth during a cordon and search operation in Bonabazar area of the district. The occupation authorities suspended internet service in the district. The troops also conducted a similar operation in Arihal area of Pulwama district.

The All Parties Hurriyat Conference in a statement in Srinagar said the acquittal of four Kashmiris after illegal detention of 23 long years is a murder of justice. It said courts take decades to declare a person innocent and these poor victims have every right and reason to curse this flawed and false system of providing justice. The APHC deplored that when an accused happens to be a Muslim and that too a Kashmiri, he automatically qualifies for stern punishment for a crime he has never committed. »

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Jammu, July 27 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, an 82-year-old woman died and her son got seriously injured after a landslide hit their mud house in Doda district of Jammu region, today.

Reports said that due to overnight rains, a mud house collapsed in Baggar area of the district after it was hit by landslide, resulting in the killing of the woman, Acheri Devi, and injuring of her son, Mishar Das.

The reports said at least 25 sheep also perished in the incident, which occurred at around 6 a.m. »

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Srinagar, July 27 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, a member of Indian Army-backed militia, Village Defence Committee (VDC), committed suicide in Ramban district of Jammu region.

The VDC member, Surjeet Singh (37), a resident of Kenthi village, ended his life by shooting himself with his rifle. His dead body was shifted to District Hospital Ramban for post-mortem and will be later handed over to his family for last rites.

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